In this year-end episode of HWYRT, Bryan and Peter discuss what the new year might hold for each of them. They talk up goals and sub-goals, possible upcoming races, and how they both hope to avoid injury. Plus, a bonus listen to the “unaired” half of their interview with Darrell and Megan McTague of the "So THIS is Fitness" podcast, recorded on location a few hours after the Millinocket Marathon. Happy New Year to all of you out there in Pod-land!
Bryan and Peter land an audience with the big man himself, Santa Claus! They discuss what it takes to be a jolly old elf, and what runners really want for Christmas. Plus, the triumphant return of Feedback Corner with Lauren Madden! This episode was recorded at the WGBH Studio at the Boston Public Library. Happy holidays to you and yours from all of us at HWYRT!
It’s all been leading up to this. With their list of sub-goals in hand, Bryan and Peter roll into Millinocket, Maine, for the 1st-ever HWYRT Crankle! 2K and the 2nd Annual Millinocket Marathon and Half. Sit back and enjoy this “listen-in” on what the weekend was all about. A huge “thank you” to both Social Media Guru Anna Brooks and Artist-in-Residence Andrea Bonney Gould for making the trek north. And an even bigger “thank you” to the people of Millinocket, who were so generous with their warmth, support, and spirit. This episode was recorded on-location in the town of Millinocket, Maine, Friday, December 9th though Sunday, December 11th, 2016.
Bryan and Peter take a break from packing the HWYRT bus to have a chat about what the coming marathon weekend holds for them in Maine. Bryan is experiencing phantom pains and taper traps. Peter attempts to distract him by making it all about himself and the Crankle!2K. Plus, an “App that Up!” and a review of their goals for the trip. http://howwasyourruntoday.com/crankle-2k/ http://www.crowathletics.com/millinocket-marathon-half/ http://www.getmotigo.com
Bryan and Peter try out the new WGBH Studio at the Boston Public Library and invite November Project’s Emily Saul to join them. Emily tells them how she came to be the Co-Leader of the Boston Tribe and how her day job connects to her life mission of sending out positivity. Plus, Emily destroys Bryan in an ill-advised arm wrestling match. http://november-project.com/category/boston/ http://content.lifeisgood.com/kidsfoundation/ http://www.crowathletics.com/millinocket-marathon-half/
It’s a very special Thanksgiving episode of the show. Bryan is back from Denver and Peter is back to running. They both are thankful for many things and attempt to name some. Bryan is nearing the end of his training for the Millinocket Marathon. Plus, Peter has a book and movie recommendation. Happy Thanksgiving to all! http://www.crowathletics.com/millinocket-marathon-half/ https://www.amazon.com/Move-Putting-Americas-Infrastructure-Back/dp/0393246809/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1479910597&sr=8-1&keywords=move+infrastructure https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/arrival_2016
Peter finally gets his running mojo back and Bryan continues his intense marathon training. With Millinocket just a month away, they make a list of goals for the big trip. They read a SAT STAT CHAT comment that they found to be hilarious. Plus, they take a look at the obsessive world of social media. Get all your holiday shopping done here: http://www.redbubble.com/people/hwyrt Help support the town of Millinocket, Maine: http://www.crowathletics.com/millinocket-marathon-half/ http://www.metric-conversions.org/length/kilometers-to-miles.htm (FYI: 2km=1.24mi)
On our 50th-episode anniversary special, Bryan does an insane November Project triathlon while Peter faces his ankles and leans into his pain. Then a peek behind the scenes at HWYRT with special guests artist-in-residence Andrea Bonney Gould and social media guru Anna Brooks. Andrea shares her inspiration for the artistic creations representing HWYRT (and available at the Redbubble Store!) and Anna talks about how she embraced running and social media. We also look at the future of HWYRT, and Bryan puts out a call for running buddies. Links: http://www.redbubble.com/people/hwyrt?asc=u http://november-project.com/faqs-woahman-triathlon-np-buffs/
Bryan offers an excruciating example of failure and self-doubt, while Peter trims the hedges and climbs out of his rock bottom. The boys also strap on the feedbag and talk about the rules of wearing swag from a race you didn't run. https://www.facebook.com/WGBHBoston/videos/10157663037985455/?hc_ref=PAGES_TIMELINE http://www.traillink.com/trail/ashuwillticook-rail-trail.aspx
Bryan is fresh off of a 10-mile race, while Peter is just happy to be walking. Bryan has a Wes Finnemore sighting. Peter explains why “Clyde Army” is a gender-neutral term. Plus, the call goes out to the listening audience to design the official HWYRT mascot. http://www.northshoretimingonline.com/reglivecb.aspx?eventyear_id=1342 http://www.runmdi.org http://philadelphia.phillies.mlb.com/phi/fan_forum/phanatic.jsp https://sports.vice.com/en_us/article/san-diego-chargers-boltman
Bryan counsels Peter on his ongoing rehab. Peter reveals a deep childhood trauma to Bryan. And together they provide a listener with tips on fueling while running. Be sure to check out our new store at www.HWYRT.com. This episode of HWYRT is brought to you by www.ngkf.com. http://www.vertraceseries.com/fellsfest/ http://www.slimgoodbody.com https://smokeybear.com/en http://november-project.com/new-york-ny/
Peter gets real with Bryan about his tendonitis. Bryan lays some serious truth on Peter about his misperception of certain words. Plus, they answer a listener question about proper pacing. Be sure to check out the new site at HWYRT.com and send us your voice memos! This episode of HWYRT is brought to you by ngkf.com.
Bryan and Peter celebrate their 40th episode by getting out of the studio, setting up shop under Harvard stadium, and trading sweaty hugs with November Project. Join them for crazy post-workout interviews with Caleb Daniloff, Emily Saul, Chris Capozzi, and November Project co-founders Brogan Graham and Bojan Mandaric.
Bryan and Peter are back in the same room for the first time in nearly a month! Bryan is full of stories from his vacation and Peter is nursing an injury. Let the “hilarity” ensue. This episode is sponsored by Newmark Grubb Knight Frank http://www.ngkf.com Record voice memos for Dr. Rebecca and email them to: firstname.lastname@example.org And join the HWYRT club on Strava: https://www.strava.com/clubs/how-was-your-run-today-204912 Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country: http://www.sunriseascent.org/#!bella/wfsme Geneva Point Center: www.genevapoint.org Stranger Things (trailer): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWxyRG_tckY Rebecca Lipscomb: @beckstaruns Peter’s fundraising page for Boston Children’s Hospital: http://fundraise.childrenshospital.org/site/TR?px=1303520&fr_id=1470&pg=personal