DCR Episode 8 - Dr Tony Page

Download our conversation with All Blacks doctor Tony Page who gives us an insight not only into the world of high performance sport but also his own accomplished running career, and growing up in South Africa. Tony talks about the latest in sports science thinking around hydration, as well as running the morning after the World Cup final in 2015.

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DCR Episode 7 - Dean Karnazes

Download our conversation with our first international guest and a man who is a giant in our culture, Dean Karnazes. We spoke to Dean about his journey to this point and where he sees the future heading, his ongoing and evolving love of running and humanity. Engaging, candid, and generous, we were absolutely blown away by the chance to talk to someone who has engaged so many for so long.

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DCR Episode 6 - Brad Dixon

Download our enlightening conversation with Brad Dixon, of Everfit Coaching and ENDURObeet about his love for cold water swimming, a plant-based diet, his approach to role modeling as a parent and his love for getting amongst it on the trails and Brad’s burgeoning love of ultra distance events. This week’s two Greatest Runs Ever are absolute bangers.

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DCR Episode 5 - Dawn Tuffery

Download our conversation with the multi-talented Dawn Tuffery, who alongside her roles as mother and video producer is also the 3 x New Zealand 100 km champ and the current New Zealand 24 hour champ Of course we talk about the 24 hour champs and the 100km, but we also  discuss stiltwalking, what indeed exactly a Carnie is, and when is the ideal time to put woolie socks over your Five Fingers.

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DCR Episode 4 - Mel Aitken

Download our conversation with the most excellent Mel Aitken. Mel is based down on the West Coast of the South Island where she is an Inspector in the NZ Police and holds the role of area commander. When Mel doesn’t have her hands full with being responsible for 23,000 square kilometres of rugged bush and coast, Mel crushes trails with a blithe aggression that belies her modest and personable nature.

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DCR Episode 3 - Grant Guise

Download our rip roarer of a conversation with Altra New Zealand Honcho Grant Guise. Grant takes us through just what ski mountaineering is, and how this eventually led to him becoming hooked on alpine and ultramarathon running. We then veer all over the place discussing Hardrock , Punk Rock, our identity as runners,  to his preparation for Le Integrale - a 144 km Mountain Ultra in L’Echappee Belle, France.

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DCR Episode 2 - Fiona Hayvice

Download our amazing conversation with Salomon athlete Fiona Hayvice. The Wellington, NZ-based Salomon athlete, talks about running success, the things you learn when things don't go quite so well, volunteering, and how her design business and running fit together. Matt and Eugene talk controversy, and share two runners' Greatest Runs Ever, and peanut butter and gherkin sandwiches.

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DCR - The Trailer

LISTEN: Welcome to Dirt Church Radio. In this trailer episode hosts Matt Rayment and Eugene Bingham talk about what the show will feature each week - interesting conversations with interesting runners.Learn all about the feature called Stuff You Should Know, and how you can contribute to the show with Greatest Run Ever.

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