54 episodes

Podcast about running in the Midwest. Races happening in and around Illinois and interviews with local runners I want to learn more about.

Runners of the Corn Jen Heller

    • Sports
    • 4.9 • 9 Ratings

Podcast about running in the Midwest. Races happening in and around Illinois and interviews with local runners I want to learn more about.

    S3 E7: Erin's Pupcast on 150 Potawatomi

    S3 E7: Erin's Pupcast on 150 Potawatomi

    Send us a Text Message.In this episode, we chat with Erin Montgomery about her incredible journey conquering 150 miles at Potawatomi. Get the inside scoop as host Jen shares her experiences crewing for Erin, with plenty of funny moments along the way. Plus, hear about Matthias stepping in as a pacer. Dive into the world of running 150 miles and explore other exciting topics like the Kettle race and other upcoming events.We also discuss CMAR happening this weekend and make predictions: will Gr...

    • 1 hr 17 min
    NEIN! Let's get a spanker!

    NEIN! Let's get a spanker!

    Send us a Text Message.Welcome to the latest episode! Today, Jen shares some sound bites recorded at Schuetzen Nein and gives a brief race report from the event. Despite capturing a lot of great content, she missed getting a recording of the runner she was there to support. That runner was understandably preoccupied with earning her spanker!In this podcast, Jen also briefly discusses what the upcoming group run, Intro to Trail Running, is all about. Enjoy this Nein update and learn more about...

    • 42 min
    Matthias? How are you doing this?

    Matthias? How are you doing this?

    Send us a Text Message.In this episode, Jen sits down with a special co-host, Stephanie Kemmeren, to delve into a conversation with her husband and co-host, Matthias. Before diving into the main discussion, Jen and Stephanie chat about recent races and preview some exciting upcoming events.The heart of the episode features Matthias, who shares his personal journey and insights that can help fellow runners. Jen poses key questions to Matthias about his weight loss journey and the training regi...

    • 1 hr 7 min
    The Lily Podcast

    The Lily Podcast

    Send us a Text Message.🎙️ **The Lily Podcast - Episode Release on May 24th!** 🎙️In this exciting episode of The Lily Podcast, recorded last week, we dive into the incredible journey of Lily, an ultrarunner who embodies humility, speed, kindness, and positivity. 🌟Lily shares her recent ultrarunning adventure at the Rocky Raccoon race in Texas. We also get an insider’s perspective from Andrea Summers, who served as Lily’s pacer and provided unique insights into the race dynamics.In addition to ...

    • 1 hr 26 min
    Dr. Lauren Podcast

    Dr. Lauren Podcast

    Send us a Text Message.In this special episode of "Runners of the Corn," hosts Jen and Grace sat down with Dr. Lauren Wills on February 9th. Dr. Lauren shared her remarkable journey into running and how it intersected with her career as a chiropractor. She discussed her experiences with Eco Trail Races and her enduring passion for the Hennepin 100. The episode also delved into Dr. Lauren's insights into balancing motherhood with running, highlighting the challenges and rewards of maintaining ...

    • 1 hr 5 min
    The Dewey Podcast

    The Dewey Podcast

    Send us a Text Message.Welcome to Runners of the Corn, the podcast where we explore the inspiring stories of everyday runners. In this episode, Matthias and Jen sit down with Aaron Dewey, a passionate runner who shares his incredible journey. Aaron talks about how he first got into running, his weight loss journey, and the transformative power of running in his life. He also shares some valuable insights and inspiration to keep moving forward. Tune in to hear Aaron's story and be inspired by ...

    • 47 min

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Awesome interview with Boldfoot socks! Met them a time or two and they are all great people!

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i appreciate the coverage of the illinois trail and ultra scene! jason zimmerman

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