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The Ragnar Life Podcast

It only took one time of running a Ragnar Race to be hooked for life! James Van Prooyen has traveled all over the world to participate in this race series. Rich Nicholes has both ran multiple races and MC’d many more of the trail version of this race. What they found is a passionate and supportive community of runners of all skill levels and backgrounds. This show shares these stories with the rest of the world!
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Dec 21, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy share the excitement of the community feel of a Ragnar Race with LeAnne! She has only recently discovered this race and now will be running two of them a year! Your going to want to hear her story! Let's do this!

 

Dec 14, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy were live on location talking to participants as they were completing this first trail race for Ragnar in Florida. Jamie Letendre shares about her first experience with this race! Even though she suffered an injury, she loved the experience and will do another one in the future! Kimmi Van Der Veen of the team Trailer Trash, explains how the team came together as well as how challenging this trail was! Let's do this!

Dec 4, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy talk to Andrew Smikrud about his first experience at a Ragnar race! He best described it as full of personal obstacles, but at the same time so much fun and support. It didn't take long for him to fall in love with the great community! Let's do this!

 

Nov 27, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy bring on there oldest daughter, Allyson to the show! Since it is the Thanksgiving week in the United States, it was a great time to bring in family. Let's do this!

Nov 18, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy have a conversation with Tiffany Player about how she was introduced to this relay race. She shares how the great sense of community separates this relay from other running events.! Let's do this!

Nov 11, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy discuss the recent Napa Relay Race with Alicia Jenkins! She explains how ragnar community is part of her big life changes from an unhealthy and destructive addiction into positivity and inspiration! Along the way making life long friends! Let's do this!

Nov 4, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy discuss the recent inaugural Hawaii Ragnar Race with Brent Hawley! This was his very first Ragnar race! He explains why he likes this race and how he fit right in with the great community feel! Let's do this!

 

 

 

Oct 30, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy chat with four members of Beast Club near Chattanooga, Tennessee. Nicole Billingsley, Janella Hensley, Misty Bruning, and Donnie Moreland talk about their Ragnar race stories! They all share how this race brings so much camaraderie and life long friendships! Lets do this!

 

Oct 22, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy sit down with Dawn Trainer, owner of The Beast Club Gym near Chattanooga, Tennessee. Every since she found out about Ragnar Relay, Dawn has involved the gym in training for and participating in them. She inspires and educates the members of her gym to live an active lifestyle. She loves the Ragnar Life! 

 

 

 

Oct 15, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy talk with Vanessa Blevins who is a CFO of a non profit in Chatanooga, Tennessee. This inspiring conversation highlights some big challenges that she overcome in her life! Doctor's told her she would never run again. She has since ran 10 Ragnar Relay's! This is the Ragnar Life!

 

 

 

 

Oct 8, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy sit down with Mike Mowery of Outerloop Management and Jabber Jaw Media to talk running, specifically, the Ragnar Race in the D.C. area! It was great to hear about his experiences in this thing we call the Ragnar Life! Get ready, set, lets do this!

Sep 30, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy talk with Desiree Rincon and her dog Roxie! These two are a great example of living the Ragnar Life! Your going to enjoy their story! Let's go!

 

 

 

Sep 22, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy talk with John Hulsey of the documentary From Fat to Finish Line! This is a documentary centered around the Florida Keys Ragnar Race that saw a group of 12 runners from all over the United States come together with a common goal! Hear all about it in this episode!

Sep 22, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy talk with Hilary Wolf about how she discovered the Ragnar race series! She quickly fell in love with this community! In this episode, Hilary shares what separates this running community from others! 

Sep 21, 2016

In this episode, James and Stacy talk with Jaymee Derrick about what separates a Ragnar race from any other. Jaymee was joined by her oldest daughter who ran with her this year.

 

 

Sep 21, 2016

It only took one time of running a Ragnar Race to be hooked for life! James and Stacy Van Prooyen have traveled all over the United States to participate in this race series. What they found is a passionate and supportive community of runners of all skill levels and backgrounds. This show shares these stories with the rest of the world!

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