Episode 32 – 2020 Close Out

A goodbye to 2020, revisiting the adventured we had ordering gadgets and apps to get through the year that was a little light on the traveling adventures!

A goodbye to 2020, revisiting the adventured we had ordering gadgets and apps to get through the year that was a little light on the traveling adventures!

Events mentioned in this article:
Journey to the North Pole (Virtual)

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Episode 31 – Getting to 2021

December has crept up quickly, and with 2021 presenting an opportunity for adventures Jamie & Alex discuss potential events and training motivations to get us through into 2021!

December has crept up quickly, and with 2021 presenting an opportunity for adventures Jamie & Alex discuss potential events and training motivations to get us through into 2021!

Events mentioned in this article:

Journey to the North Pole (Virtual)

Episode 30 – Training at Home

Still mostly at home, Alex and Jamie discuss training with Zwift on the turbo trainer and what to look for in a home treadmill when you’re on a budget but still need to get some serious miles in!

Still mostly at home, Alex and Jamie discuss training with Zwift on the turbo trainer and what to look for in a home treadmill when you’re on a budget but still need to get some serious miles in!

Episode 29 – Checking In

Having spent a few more months mostly at home, the duo discuss the virtual event (singular) they’ve partaken in and what new exercise equipment is filling up their spare rooms.

Having spent a few more months mostly at home, the duo discuss the virtual event (singular) they’ve partaken in and what new exercise equipment is filling up their spare rooms.

 

Episode 28 – Daft Watches

Weeks later, the duo are still locked down. Any money saved from not traveling to events is instead just going to funding new gadgetry. This week, Jamie has been looking into watches to replace his trusty Garmin. Discussion on our historic follies in watch utilisation ensue…

Weeks later, the duo are still locked down. Any money saved from not traveling to events is instead just going to funding new gadgetry. This week, Jamie has been looking into watches to replace his trusty Garmin. Discussion on our historic follies in watch utilisation ensue…

Episode 27 – Daft Day Out

Now under lock-down, our duo discuss the last time they were allowed out and demonstrate the levels of cabin fever they are experiencing.

Now under lock-down, our duo discuss the last time they were allowed out and demonstrate the levels of cabin fever they are experiencing.

Mentions:
Daft Day Out Preview – YouTube Link
Daft Day Out 2 Preview – YouTube Link

Episode 26 – Daft Day Out

Having failed to make it to Sussex, the daft duo continue their London Series on a daft day out around the town! Hitting the boroughs of Newham, Hackney, Islington… and a couple more!

Having failed to make it to Sussex, the daft duo continue their London Series on a daft day out around the town! Hitting the boroughs of Newham, Hackney, Islington… and a couple more!

Mentions:
Steyning Stinger – Event Link
Daft Day Out Preview – YouTube Link

Episode 25 – Daft Chat 08 Feb 2020

Jamie & Alex maintain a good level of inactivity in February. They catch up on training progress (or lack of it) and recovery with foam rollers, as well as the new tech of as carbon-plate shoes.

Jamie & Alex maintain a good level of inactivity in February. They catch up on training progress (or lack of it) and recovery with foam rollers, as well as the new tech of as carbon-plate shoes.

Episode 24 – Daft Chat 01 Feb 2020

Jamie & Alex catch up on training progress for the Isle of Wight Challenge and running news including the new Ultra Season Pass from Rat Race.

Jamie & Alex catch up on training progress for the Isle of Wight Challenge and running news including the new Ultra Season Pass from Rat Race.

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Events mentioned in this episode:

Cold Christmas 50k – Event Link – 2020 Event Podcast – 2020 Race Report
Isle of Wight Challenge – Event Link
Ultra Tour of Edinburgh – Event Link2019 Event Podcast
The Wall – Event Link
Ultra Tour of Jersey  РEvent Link
Canterbury Trails – Event Link
Ultra Tour of Arran – Event Link2019 Event Podcast
Man vs Mountain – Event Link2019 Event Podcast
Fan Dance – Event Link

Other Daft Runners content mentioned in this episode:

Training for the Isle of Wight Ultra Challenge

Product mentioned in this episode (non-affiliated):

Rat Race Ultra Pass
Vivobarefoot Sandals

Episode 23 – Cold Christmas 50k

Deep into January our daft duo attempt to fast forward to Easter by running from Cold Christmas to High Easter – which are places that exist! Find out how they coped with narrative directions in the fields of Hertfordshire and Essex…

Deep into January our daft duo attempt to fast forward to Easter by running from Cold Christmas to High Easter – which are places that exist! Find out how they coped with narrative directions in the fields of Hertfordshire and Essex…

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Events mentioned in this episode:
Cold Christmas 50k – Event Link