Podcast Episode 51 – Nick Symmonds

Nick SymmondsIn this episode we welcome two-time Olympian Nick Symmonds to the podcast. In his professional career, he has spoken out about a number of different causes, including??opposing Russia’s anti-gay laws, and urging an increase in gun control. His company, Run Gum, is currently appealing a lawsuit against the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Track & Field, arguing for more rights for athletes.

We discuss these issues, his experience at the Olympics, his training routine, his founding and running of Run Gum, and we do a fact-check on his Wikipedia page.

We also find some time to check in with the entire podcast crew for a quick training update as we enter the busy fall racing season.

Please??SUBSCRIBE, RATE and REVIEW??the podcast on iTunes.

It helps improve our ranking in search results, which means more people will have the opportunity to learn about the joy of running with friends and putting fun in your run.

We want to hear from you! Please follow??@TeamShenanigans??on Twitter and??https://www.facebook.com/TeamShenanigansRunning??on Facebook and let us know what you think of the show. If you have feedback, questions or suggestions for future podcasts, you can email us at??podcast@TeamShenanigans.org.

Chris Smith

Chris Smith

Chris Smith, a.k.a. @DopeyRunr, started running in 2013. He has since completed the 2014, 2015 and 2016 Dopey Challenges. His wife and 12-year-old daughter can confirm his status as Perfectly Dopey.

More Posts

Follow Me:

Leave a Reply