Ever wonder what it would be like to not only climb mountains, but to have the strength to run over and through mountains for days? There are those who do. Dale Garland began his ultra distance career by running the 400 miles of the Colorado trail. He now serves as the Director of the Hardrock 100.
Catalina Ontaneda the Minister of Sports for Ecuador visits with Travis Parsons about the diverse terrain and ecosystem that makes Ecuador such an amazing place to participate in all kinds of adventure sports. Ecuador's position on the equator allows for consistent weather and daylight throughout the year. Maybe it's time you consider Ecuador for your next adventure sports trip!
Life on ice! Enjoy Lonnie Dupre's amazing accounts of 25 years of Arctic Expeditions. From dog sledding between Siberia and Alaska to promote peace between the USA and the USSR to two trips to the north pole and even a winter solo ascent of Denali, Lonnie show's us how its done!
What is it like to compete for a land speed record on a motorcycle? Tom Borcherdt visits with Travis to describe it for us. Listen in and see if you’ve got what it takes!
Southern California Timing Association
Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials
Does a big backpacking trip seem overwhelming? Tired of the crowds? Want to camp with children? Would you like to enjoy nearly pristine natural areas without long drives or hikes? Then the quarter mile camp is for you!
Join Curt as he shares a favorite camping technique that saves time, gear, and hassles.
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Ever wonder what it is like to run scores or even more than a hundred miles through the desert? How about mountain biking more than 100 miles at high elevation? Or how about just finding out something new about yourself by starting small and finding your own personal limits? Reid shares encouraging insights and challenges. Listen in and find out what Desert RATS is about.
Liam Cremins stops by to share his experiences from thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail and his advice for those considering the challenge. He also tells us of his dream to float down the Mississippi river on a home-made Huck Finn raft.
Mike Flack shares exciting stories about mountain biking. But it does not stop there. We all love the music that goes with our sports. Mike is the musician who arranged, performed, and recorded the Adventure Sports Podcast theme song. Enjoy the discussion and insights about adventure music and how music impacts our lives.
Heather Fleck Co-Founder of Vela Adventures stops in to talk about the fun of Adventure Ropes Courses. Listen in and you may want to give them a try!
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Ever dream of quitting that desk job and living your passions? Russell Hunter did it. Find out all about it on today's show on guiding rock climbing, mountaineering, and expeditions, all over the world with the Colorado Mountain School!
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Get ready to laugh as Curt Linville tallks to Travis Parsons about the fun of spending a hot summer day jet skiing on the Long Island Sound. Learn what not to do in shallow water and what happens when big slimy things grope you under the water.
Special Weekend Mini-Edition: Save a life by learning how to build emergency shelters. Teach your kids these skills!
Sarah Grundy shares the tenacity and heart of the Afghan people in this adventure travel trip report. Adventure may not be a big enough word for this show. Check it out!
Theme music: Mike Flack
Ad music: Caleb Linville
Today's guest is Eric Bader, founder of the Boulder Outdoor Center in Boulder, CO. Eric talks to us today about the awesome aspects of whitewater rafting and the various adventures available to our listeners.
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Derek Prosser has rocked SCUBA diving for over 30 years. He is an instructor and owner/operator of Underwater Phantaseas in Lakewood, Colorado. He leads dive trips to paradise locations all around the globe. Hear how SCUBA can change your life!
Special Edition - Weekend Mini. Curt Linville shares a little inside information about the Adventure Sports Podcast as well as three tips to save 8 to 10 POUNDS in your backpack.
Justin Bradshaw, co-founder of Butler Motorcycle maps, joins us with some great stories about motorcycle touring on road and off.
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Wow, what a show! Dogsledding with Paul Schurke - North Pole trips, South Pole Trips, Boundary Waters trips, Books (North to the Pole & Bering Bridge: The Soviet-American Expedition from Siberia to Alaska), all about dogs and winter camping, and lodge trips, and tons of adventures!
Although Jay Moledzki enjoys many other adventure sports, canopy piloting ranks at the top of the list. He has made around 13,500 skydiving jumps, over 950 BASE jumps and if that’s not enough, he’s made over 500 wingsuit BASE jumps.
Jay has also won numerous medals in the Canopy Piloting World Championships around the world in Austria, South Africa, Russia and the United Arab Emirates.
Teenagers alone on a duo winter ascent? You bet! These guys rock! Join Caleb and Stephen as they share their adventure snowcaving and climbing high in the Colorado Rockies!
Neale Bayly talks about his travels through 45 countries and his life changing experiences that inspired him to help the children of Peru and other around the world.
Pete Waldroop shares exciting stories about his skydiving adventures. He has over 2800 jumps and is active in sky diving competitions, competing at the USPA US National Sky Diving Championships for the last five years. He has been awarded 1 bronze and 6 silver metals in various disciplines, including CRW formations, and four and eight person freefall formations.
Tom Benson - Co-Founder of WildPlay Element Parks tells us his stories as a mountain climbing guide and shares some insight to the meaning of adventure sports. Don't forget to mention the Adventure Sports Podcast to get a group discount during your next trip to WildPlay!
Doug Haber, hang gliding enthusiast, photographer and author shares his adventures through hang gliding. Doug has coached over 40,000 flights with 8,000 students. Is hang gliding safe? Doug says that today it can be. Wanna fly? Give today's show a listen!
Want to get married? Huh? Doug also runs Outer Banks Productions where he and his wife have photographed over 500 weddings. Why not get experience on your side?
Matt Kelly talks about the ups and downs of long distance running. Matt is the founder and former race director of the Durango Marathon and the Durango Double. He holds personal best times of 2 hrs 34 min 55 sec in the marathon and 1 hr 13 min 32 sec in the half marathon.