We are the Löw Tide Böyz (Chipper and Chris), a Swimrun team based in Northern California and we're on a mission to help grow the sport of Swimrun in the United States while striving to make it as accessible, inclusive, and diverse as possible.
On our podcast we share our love for the new-ish sport of Swimrun and interview race directors, athletes, and other cool people in the space all the while chronicling our own training and racing adventures and having as much fun as possible in the process.
Andre Slade, Swimrun Australia
Welcome to episode 204 of the Löw Tide Böyz - A Swimrun Podcast! We’re going down under this week to chat with Andre Slade of Swimrun Australia. We recorded this conversation the week after their newest event took place in the Gold Coast and it was super fun to get the lowdown on the Swimrun scene in Australia plus get a mini race director report on how the event went and so much more.
Nailing Your Off-Season Training w/Gerry Rodrigues
Welcome to episode 203 of the Löw Tide Böyz - A Swimrun Podcast! We’ve got a great one for everyone this week. Back on the show is none other than Elite Swim and Triathlon Coach and Founder of Tower 26, Coach Gerry Rodrigues. In this conversation he shares his wisdom for nailing your off-season swim training, shares his favorite training tools, and so much more.
ÖTILLÖ USA Austin 2023 Race Report
Welcome to episode 202 of the Löw Tide Böyz - A Swimrun Podcast! In this edition of the podcast we share our race report for the final Ödyssey Swimrun/first ÖTILLÖ USA event at Pace Bend Park in Austin. This was our fourth time toeing the line at this super fun race and it was… [SPOILER ALERT] super fun again! With that, enjoy our thoughts on what was another epic Swimrun weekend at Pace Bend Park.
Live from Austin! ÖTILLÖ USA Conversation with Lars and Dominik
Welcome to this bonus episode of the Löw Tide Böyz - A Swimrun Podcast!
We’re back with our second live podcast ever! Joining us for a chat about the future of Swimrun in the U.S. are Lars Finanger and Dominik Leu of ÖTILLÖ. Recorded on the eve of ÖTILLÖ Swimrun Austin, this wide ranging conversation covered how Ödyssey Swimrun and ÖTILLÖ joined forces, what they think is needed to keep growing the sport, what the future holds for Swimrun around the world, and so much more!
How to Qualify for ÖTILLÖ, The Swimrun World Championship
Welcome to episode 201 of the Löw Tide Böyz - A Swimrun Podcast!
In this episode we are discussing how to qualify for ÖTILLÖ, The Swimrun World Championship since the advent of their new ranking system. We’ve gotten a bunch of questions from our listeners about how to get to the start line so we’re breaking down all the ways to qualify for the race that started it all.
The Low Tide Wivez
Welcome to episode 200 of the Löw Tide Böyz - A Swimrun Podcast! !!Takeover alert!! To celebrate this milestone episode of the show, Kristen and Susan A.K.A., The Low Tide Wivez, take over the mics to talk about whatever the hell they want…and possibly Swimrun. (Thank you, thank you, thank you to everyone that tuned in to the show, saw our videos, liked our memes, slid into our DMs and emails and generally put up with our brand of super niche content. It means the world to us to have your support and encouragement on this journey.)
Love this podcast
Just about very episode is a great listen. I love that it’s a good balance between stories, helpful/insightful content about training and gear, and jokes and good times. Chipper and Chris do a great job on this.
Great pod for all those who love to swim/run
Great hosts, guests, and insight on all things swimrun!
THE source for Swimrun
Thank you for the constant inspiration! We couldn’t do what we do without your stories, wisdom, advice, connections!