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Cultra Trail Running

Nov 8, 2019

The Crew sits down with RD Jimmy Mac (and CULTRA co-host slash cast member, how convenient) to recount the inaugural Pachaug Trail Runs, as Art keeps him on task (squirrel blinders) by asking pointed questions and demanding pointed answers. We go over the history and conception of the idea for the race and all the...


Nov 1, 2019

It’s about time we talked about Timed Races.  They are a great way to dip your toe into the ultra world or a new distance PR. Evil Becky and AFB offer suggestions on how to set up your gear, what to bring to the race, pacing strategies, bad nutrition advice and what mental games to play to keep you moving!  We talk...


Oct 26, 2019

“If at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself off and try again...” is the motto of the week here at CULTRA HQ as we welcome back Regan Fitzgibbons to the podcast, and this one sure doesn’t disappoint. Yeah that’s right, I quoted Aaliyah right there, but I digress. The crew this week discusses the TARC Ghost...


Oct 26, 2019

CULTRA Trail Running Podcast Show Notes

Episode 45: Manchester Road Race Director Jim Balcome

The Manchester Road Race is an iconic New England Thanksgiving tradition, and draws some of the worlds best elites.   For many weekend warriors, it is the only race they run all year. We get a bird’s eye view on what it looks...


Oct 18, 2019

The second installment of CULTRA Live! from Connecticut Sports and Fitness and Art does a bang up job rallying the troops to talk about our experiences with failure, specifically our big ultra fails. What works? Who cares- this episode is all about what didn't work and maybe we learned something. We deep dive into...