Singletrack

8: Attack of Gravity

Almost road trip time! Your hosts are discussing plans for their trip down to Tahoe for the Broken Arrow Sky Race. Doug also gives a detailed play-by-play of his recent crash on the trails where he tripped downhills and fell flat on his face. Glad he’s okay! This is a great time to remind everyone of the importance of bringing your “10 Essentials” and proper protection when heading onto the trails. Be safe out there, guys!

SHOWNOTES:
• Doug’s run on Strava

• Trail Running 10 Essentials with Gary Robbins.

• Ten Essentials on The Outdoor Society:

• REM: All the way to Reno
• Skyrunning in the USA

• Doug’s nervous face heading to the South Kaibab trailhead at 5am to begin our R2R2R attempt last year.…

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The Casey McLain Show

97: A Fixed Leake

Casey talks about the Washington Capitols winning the Stanley cup, the Vegas Golden Knights saving sports books in Las Vegas lots of money, Terrell Owens declining an invite to Canton for the Hall of Fame ceremony, and Mike Leake’s performance in last night’s Mariners win, along with his performance since the beginning of May.

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The Casey McLain Show

95: Extended Lead

Casey talks about the Mariners game against the Astros, the continued excellent performance of James Paxton, the perception that Kyle Seager will improve because he always starts slow, the players the Mariners drafted, and also Luke Heimlich, a controversial draft prospect and convicted sex offender who remains undrafted.

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Singletrack

7: Please don’t take me to a Lake

With less than two weeks to their first big race of the season Douglas and Mathias compare final notes and training runs thus far. When will tapering begin, what are their plans for nutrition on race day, and what shoes will they be wearing?
Also: A first look at some planned adventures in the mountains once the final snow is melted and they are fully recovered from their race in Tahoe.

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The Casey McLain Show

94: Expected Podcasts Added with Ben Baldwin of The Athletic Seattle

Casey is joined by Ben Baldwin of The Athletic Seattle to talk about football analytics, the Seahawks offseason decision to fire Darrell Bevell, and the decision they made to pass on the one yard line in Super Bowl XLIX. Casey also talks about the MLB Draft, Howard Schultz stepping down at Starbucks, and Donald Trump rescinding the Philadelphia Eagles invite to the White House.

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