Earlier this summer time, Zach Violett ducked away to Andorra for a month–his objective being a great end on the notoriously troublesome and delightful Ronda dels Cims 105 miler.
On this interview, we speak about his coaching and execution of the race (he, ahem, detrimental cut up the darn factor) and he and I focus on what we considered Andorra, the paths, and the group.
We additionally speak about what it’s like being married to an elite athlete. How he and his spouse Stephanie Howe Violett stability schedules, how they assist one another, and what it’s like crewing and pacing your partner.
Lastly, we speak about bow searching and Brazillian Jujitsu and why BJJ is the improper sport for cussed ultrarunners.
After the chat, I discuss a bit extra about my race in Andorra, my household’s journey to Europe, and a controversial concern that popped up whereas I used to be away.
It’s good to be again.
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Zach Violett Episode Notes:
Right here’s the Altra King MT we have been speaking about.