Episode 14- Meghan Hicks – On her New Book, iRunFar.com, Nolan’s 14, and Marathon des Sables
This week on the show we are joined by author, senior editor of iRunFar.com, ultrarunner, and record holder Meghan M. Hicks. Meghan has a talent not only for the written word but also as an ultrarunner constantly tackling new challenges. She recently set the women’s record Nolan’s 14 in Colorado after running up and over fourteen of Colorado’s 14er’s in 59 hours and 36 minutes.
She joins us on the podcast today to talk about her experience running Nolan’s 14, her new book – Where the Road Ends, and talks about her win at Marathon des Sables in 2013 in Morocco. Meghan joins the show to talk about running long distances, covering ultrarunning events for iRunFar.com, we chat about her new book, and finally talk about her record-breaking run of Nolan’s 14 recently and running in Morocco. Join us this week for the full episode.
Meghan M. Hicks Interview
Introduction and Sponsors
Working for iRunFar.com
Her new book with Bryon Powell – Where the Road Ends
Running Marathon des Sables in Morocco
Winning Marathon des Sables in 2013
Nolan’s 14 – Finishing 14 of Colorado 14er’s in 60 hours
Breaking the record for women for Nolan’s 14
Importance of Crew during long distance endeavors
The WHY of running long distances
Tips to Running on the trails solo
Camping Solo and fighting the mental battles along the way
iRunFar.com website – www.irunfar.com
iRunFar.com on Twitter – www.twitter.com/irunfar
iRunFar.com on Facebook – www.facebook.com/irunfar
**All photos Courtesy of Meghan Hicks and iRunFar.com**
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