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.

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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!

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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  – Event 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

Episode 22 – London Series: Southwark

Introducing a new theme concept – the Daft Running London Series. This sees our daft duo tackle runs all around the nation’s capital. Starting in Southwark with the Burgess Park Parkrun.

Introducing a new theme concept – the Daft Running London Series. This sees our daft duo tackle runs all around the nation’s capital. Starting in Southwark with the Burgess Parkrun.

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Events mentioned in this episode:
Burgess Parkrun – Event Link

Episode 21 – Onwards to 2020

As we move into 2020, Jamie and Alex reflect on 2019 and review the upcoming daft challenges for the year ahead.

As we move into 2020, Jamie and Alex reflect on 2019 and review the upcoming daft challenges for the year ahead.

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Events mentioned in this episode:
East Hanningfield Trail marathon – Event Link
Spine Challenger – Event Link
Crystal Palace Half Marathon – Event Link
Winter Wychavon Way – Event Link
Cold Christmas 50k – Event Link
The Dark Star River Marathon – Event Link
Street Child Craft Half – Event Link
Costa Rica Coastal Challenge – Event Link
Punchbowl Marathon – Event Link
St Peter’s Way Ultra – 43 miles from Chipping Ongar – Event Link
Steyning Stinger – Event Link
Mighty Deerstalker – Event Link
FYA Ancient Trails Challenge 2020 – Event Link
Run to the Sea Ultra Marathon – Event Link
South Downs Way 50 – Event Link
Testway Ultra – Event Link
Aliens vs Trail Runners Daylight – Event Link
Maverick Adidas Terrex X-Ultra Black Mountains – Event Link
10th Essex Walker – Event Link
Warrior Adrenaline Race – Event Link
Isle of Wight Challenge – Event Link
Blackwater Trail marathon (half/full/ulta) – Event Link
Monarchs Way Ultra – Event Link
Beer Lover’s Marathon – Event Link
Nuclear^3 – Event Link

Episode 20 – Ultra Tour of Edinburgh

Our daft runners are up once more in Scotland to take on the Ultra Tour of Edinburgh. This podcast includes both pre-and-post race discussions – mild panic and elation all in one episode!

Our daft runners are up once more in Scotland to take on the Ultra Tour of Edinburgh. This podcast includes both pre-and-post race discussions – mild panic and elation all in one episode!

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Events mentioned in this episode:

Ultra Tour of Edinburgh – Event Link

Episode 19 – Tring Ultra

Jamie & Alex head up to Tring for another ultra marathon. This mostly relies on Jamie’s memory as Alex only really recalls the cricket club bar after the event…

Jamie & Alex head up to Tring for another ultra marathon. This mostly relies on Jamie’s memory as Alex only really recalls the cricket club bar after the event…

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Events mentioned in this episode:

Tring Ultra – Event Link