8 Running Related Podcasts for Your Next Long Run
Sick of the shuffling through the same old playlists on your long run? Let me introduce you to my current obsession: running related podcasts!
Gone are the days of antiquated radio shows or spotty basement audio recordings. Podcasts have come a long way in the last few years (thanks in part to the viral NPR hit, Serial), and now you can find conversations, interviews, and stories on just about any topic you can imagine. Luckily for us runners, that means a wide variety of running related podcasts, hooray!
The next time you’re out for a run, stuck doing house chores, or sitting in traffic, tune into one of the following podcasts and get ready to geek-out on all things running!
8 Running Related Podcasts
Created by the fine folks over at Runner’s World, The Runner’s World Show picks up where the print and online articles stop. Host and RW Editor-in-Chief, David Willey, covers all things running from news, to interviews, to pop-culture references.
A sister podcast to The Runner’s World Show, Human Race details incredible stories from all types of runners. Each episode offers a fascinating look into different realms of the running world, and the people who live there.
Host Denny Krahe interviews runners of all abilities, from Olympian to novice, and discusses everyone’s favorite topic: running!
Self-proclaimed mediocre high school runners turned podcasters, Jason Halpin and Kevin Sully, co-host the weekly House of Run podcast. The duo analyzes and discusses the latest news from the world of track and field, road racing, cross country. A fun and educational listen, even if you’re not a track nerd.
For the trail runners, Trail Runner Nation shares knowledge and advice to the trail running community, from beginners to pros. Their podcast covers topics including race nutrition, pacing strategy, mental focus and much more from members of the trail community.
Produced by FloTrack, Track After Dark covers the latest in track and field news and discusses anything and everything to do with the sport of running, including races, news, predictions, rumors, workouts, drug-busts, opinions, scenarios, and more.
Geared towards mother and women runners, Another Mother Runner covers all sorts of running related topics, along with funny stories and anecdotes about the trials and tribulations of running, parenting, and everything in between.
Host and running coach, Lindsey Hein, speaks with runners, parents, entrepreneurs, and friends as they discuss all things running and non-running. I’ll Have Another offers listeners fun and light hearted conversations, the same as you would share with your own running buddy!
Your Favorite Running Related Podcasts
There are thousands of podcasts out there; share with us your favorite running related podcasts in the comments below!