15 episodes

RUN FOR THE FUN OF IT! is an inclusive running podcast geared towards runners and non-runners of all levels. Both of your cohosts live in Toronto, Canada and have been recreational/serious runners for over a decade.

RUN FOR THE FUN OF IT‪!‬ Conor Hoekstra & YüBaí Liu

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RUN FOR THE FUN OF IT! is an inclusive running podcast geared towards runners and non-runners of all levels. Both of your cohosts live in Toronto, Canada and have been recreational/serious runners for over a decade.

    Episode 15: Olympic Marathon Trials 🏆, Vegas 🎰, Costa Rica 🌴 & the 3M Half!

    Episode 15: Olympic Marathon Trials 🏆, Vegas 🎰, Costa Rica 🌴 & the 3M Half!

    In this episode, Conor and YüBaí chat about the US Olympic Marathon Trials while failing to watch them, chat about recent trips to Vegas and Costa Rica and recap the 3M Half Marathon!
    Link to Episode 15 on WebsiteSocial
    Conor Hoekstra - IGConor Hoekstra - StravaYüBaí Liu - StravaShow Notes
    Date Recorded: 2024-02-03
    Date Released: 2024-02-14
    CITIUS MAG PodcastCITUS Mag: U.S. OLYMPIC MARATHON TRIALS WATCH PARTY: LIVE FROM ORLANDOThe FloTrack PodcastOlympic Marathon TrialsChevron Houston (Half) MarathonLe GourmandBar HopLas Vegas SphereMillrose GamesSit & Kick Podcast: SD Half Marathon Chat / World Record Focus / The Friendship of Josh Kerr & David RibichSan Diego HalfNell Rojas on IG3M Austin HalfFreeleticsChilly HalfIntro Song Info
    Bonsaye - Work of Art (Instrumental Version) (Royalty Free Music)

    • 56 min
    Episode 14: YüBaí Joins BlackToe 🥳, 5k & Half PBs 🔥 & 2024 Goals 🎯

    Episode 14: YüBaí Joins BlackToe 🥳, 5k & Half PBs 🔥 & 2024 Goals 🎯

    In this episode, Conor and YüBaí chat about YüBaí joining BlackToe, races including the Holly Jolly Fun Run, Black Toe Holiday 10k, San Diego Half, goals for 2024 and more!
    Link to Episode 14 on WebsiteSocial
    Conor Hoekstra - IGConor Hoekstra - StravaYüBaí Liu - StravaShow Notes
    Date Recorded: 2023-12-22
    Date Released: 2024-01-12
    Toronto TCS 2023 MarathonSan Diego HalfSan Diego Half ResultsJosh Kerr on IGBlackToe Run ClubMark McAvoy on StravaCityStrides.comBoston MarathonToronto running quintet sets Guinness World Record in TTC streetcar costumeGreat Trek 10kHolly Jolly Fun Run 5kHolly Jolly Fun Run 5k ResultsBlack Toe Holiday 10KBlack Toe Holiday 10K ResultsNell Rojas on IGAllie Buchalski on IG3M Austin HalfChilly HalfToronto HalfSporting Life 10KKlausHolidateIntro Song Info
    Bonsaye - Work of Art (Instrumental Version) (Royalty Free Music)

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Episode 13: 2023 World Champs, Diamond League Final, 2x 5k and More!

    Episode 13: 2023 World Champs, Diamond League Final, 2x 5k and More!

    In this episode, Conor and YüBaí chat about the Twilight Tracksmith 5k, the SuperPower 5k, the 2023 World Athletics Championships, the Diamond League Final and more!
    Link to Episode 13 on WebsiteSocial
    Conor Hoekstra - IGConor Hoekstra - StravaYüBaí Liu - StravaShow Notes
    Date Recorded: 2023-09-20
    Date Released: 2023-09-22
    Anteloupe CanyonVinWonders Nha TrangTwilight Tracksmith 5k TorontoTwilight Tracksmith 5k Toronto ResultsBlackToe Run ClubSuperPower 5kSuperPower 5k ResultsToronto BrickworksCityStrides.comRUN FOR THE FUN OF IT! Episode 10: Roaming Rome & CityStrides.comBerlin 2023 MarathonChicago 2023 MarathonToronto TCS 2023 MarathonSifan HassanCourtney Dauwalter2023 World Athletics ChampionshipsCITIUS MAG PodcastBackstraight Boys PodcastF1: Drive To SurviveSteeplechaseSit and Kick PodcastUntitled: The Noah Lyles ProjectDiamond League Final / Prefontaine Classic ResultsIntro Song Info
    Bonsaye - Work of Art (Instrumental Version) (Royalty Free Music)

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Episode 12: 10KTO Recap, Twilight 5k Preview & Mental Health!

    Episode 12: 10KTO Recap, Twilight 5k Preview & Mental Health!

    In this episode, Conor, YüBaí and Alison chat about how running affects your mental health and identity and finish with a recap of the 10KTO and a preview of Twilight Tracksmith 5K.
    Link to Episode 12 on WebsiteSocial
    Conor Hoekstra - IGConor Hoekstra - StravaYüBaí Liu - StravaShow Notes
    Date Recorded: 2023-07-26
    Date Released: 2023-08-02
    CityStrides.comGrant Fisher Podcast - The Halfstep PodBlackToe Run Club10KTO Race10KTO Race ResultsNorthern Endurance ProjectCulture Athletics GTEast York RunnersLongboat RoadrunnersOne Academy Run ClubPace and Mind Run ClubPolar Pals Run ClubRunning Works GuelphTurtle Run ClubWe Run North York Run ClubRally Beer CompanyTwilight Tracksmith 5k TorontoMonaco Diamond LeagueLondon Diamond LeagueSifan Hassan Epic Comeback in 2023 London MarathonTwilight Tracksmith 5k TorontoEndure by Alex HutchinsonHow Bad Do You Want It? by Matt FitzgeraldElite Minds by Stan BeechamIntro Song Info
    Bonsaye - Work of Art (Instrumental Version) (Royalty Free Music)

    • 54 min
    Episode 11: Meaford 5k 🥇, USATF Championships and Snacks!

    Episode 11: Meaford 5k 🥇, USATF Championships and Snacks!

    In this episode, Conor, YüBaí and Alison discuss Conor’s 1st place finish in the Meaford 5k, the USATF Outdoor Championships, the best snacks, the Krispy Kreme Challenge and more!
    Link to Episode 11 on WebsiteSocial
    Conor Hoekstra - IGConor Hoekstra - StravaYüBaí Liu - StravaShow Notes
    Date Recorded: 2023-07-10
    Date Released: 2023-07-12
    Seasonal Affective DisorderCityStrides.comMeaford 5kMeafrod 5k ResultsUSATF.TVUSATF Outdoor Championship ResultsDrew Hunter, The Greatest Comeback In H.S. History, Anchors Penn Relays DMRAthing Mu World’s Fastest Young Female in Track & Field History, 2x Gold Medalist at 20 | The PivotUnholy DonutsHarry and Heels DonutsLe Gourmand10KTO RacePride 5k Race ResultsUnder Armor 10K ResultsKrispy Kreme RaceTwilight Tracksmith 5k TorontoIntro Song Info
    Bonsaye - Work of Art (Instrumental Version) (Royalty Free Music)

    • 51 min
    Episode 10: Roaming Rome & CityStrides.com

    Episode 10: Roaming Rome & CityStrides.com

    In this episode, Conor and YüBaí chat about CityStrides.com, running around Europe, which track & field sports shoud be retired and more!
    Link to Episode 10 on WebsiteSocial
    Conor Hoekstra - IGConor Hoekstra - StravaYüBaí Liu - StravaShow Notes
    Date Recorded: 2023-06-08
    Date Released: 2023-06-12
    ADSP Episode 133: Lambda Days Live! José Valim, Alexis King & More!CityStrides.comwaqi.infoDiamond LeagueIntro Song Info
    Bonsaye - Work of Art (Instrumental Version) (Royalty Free Music)

    • 35 min

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