Welcome to the 91st Episode of Fireside Chats, where passion meets the pavement and dreams are conquered. In the latest episode, founders Jason Bahamundi and co-owner Aum Gandhi have an enlightening conversation with Go Beyond Racing founders, Renee and Todd Janssen. These trail tales are ideal for endurance athletes especially trail and ultra runners. If you are interested in the behind the scenes scenarios of putting on an event then this is the chat for you.
About the Discussion:
The discussion begins with how Go Beyond Racing got started through to the inception of the inaugural Oregon 200. Gain invaluable insights into the meticulous process of kickstarting a race, understanding the challenges of event management, and navigating the intricacies of permits.
Volunteers and Community Impact:
Dive deep into the heart of endurance events—the unsung heroes, the volunteers. Renee and Todd highlight the critical role these dedicated individuals play in the success of each race. Explore the Trail Mix Fund, an initiative spanning 51 races, offering opportunities for individuals to contribute entries and support those less fortunate. Discover how this impactful fund is weaving a positive tapestry within the community.
Looking Ahead to 2024:
The future awaits with excitement as we unveil Go Beyond Racing’s lineup for 2024. Peek behind the curtain and anticipate the challenges and triumphs that trail and ultra runners can expect. Whether you’re a seasoned racer seeking your next challenge or someone contemplating the plunge into the world of trail running, this conversation is your gateway to an exhilarating journey.
Run Tri Bike Food Discussion:
As the conversation winds down, indulge in the signature Run Tri Bike food discussion. From Renee’s sweet tooth for candy corn to the great sandwich-cutting debate, it’s a lighthearted conclusion to an inspiring dialogue. Let the camaraderie and fun leave you motivated, energized, and ready to conquer your next race.
Get Motivated, Get Training!
This isn’t just a series of trail tales, this is a conversation for athletes; it’s an invitation to anyone seeking inspiration and a closer look into the world of endurance sports. Join us in fueling the fire within, motivating you to tackle your upcoming event with renewed vigor.