Category: Fitness Tech

#23 The Fitness Tech Podcast: Live from Peak Races Snow Shoe Challenge in VT. Jason’s at 60 Miles

We checked in with Jason Jaksetic during this 100 Mile Snow Shoe Challenge to see how he was doing.  I was surprised at how good he sounded after what he had been through over the last 24 hours of racing.  It’s a very open and honest interview and will give you the idea of what… Click for more / Podcast Player>

#22 The Fitness Tech Podcast: Spartan Race SoCal Results, 100 Mile Snow Shoe Prep and Jason Jaksetic

On a special Tuesday night podcast, Carrie and Jim sat down with Ultra Distance athlete Jason Jaksetic and cover last weekend’s Spartan Race as well as looked forward to the Peak Races Snow Shoe Challenge that Jason will run this weekend.  By the way, the snow shoe challenge is 100 miles! Carrie talks about her… Click for more / Podcast Player>

#21 The Fitness Tech Podcast: “The Trek” Final and Guest Bart Jeseritz on the Ironman Challenge!

Jim and Jamie are in studio again and wrap up the Trek up the Tower coverage.  They were also joined by Bart Jeseritz, a Gallup employee and an Ironman athlete after completing the Louisville Challenge.  Bart talks about the training necessary to get to the event, his nutrition both before and during the event, how… Click for more / Podcast Player>

#20 The Fitness Tech Podcast: Trek up the Tower 2011 Coverage with Results (Audio and Video). Interview with Howie Halperin, Tony Dean and Race winner Ivan Marsh

Today in Omaha, some 1400 people made their way up 40 flights of stairs to complete a very tough vertical race called Trek up the Tower.  Jamie and Jim were there with coverage in both audio and video.  Hope you enjoy it. Some of the highlights of the coverage is an interview with Howie Halperin,… Click for more / Podcast Player>

Yurbuds Aren’t Just for Fitness Anymore! A Review

Josh Olson is a Music/Worship Leader at Shadow Lake Community in Papillion NE, where I also attend.  Josh approached me about borrowing my pair of Yurbuds after hearing about them from my Vegas trip and wondered if they would work as in ear monitors for musicians.  I lent him my pair under the condition that he would write this review when he was done with them.  While I knew they were great to use during fitness events, they now seems to belong on the stage as well?  Maybe a complete black pair is in Yurbuds future? Here is his Josh’s

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#19 The Fitness Tech Podcast: Interview with Ultra Athlete Jason Jaksetic

Jim, Carrie and Jamie (joined us late in the podcast) had the opportunity to do a Friday night interview with Ultra distance athlete Jason Jaksetic.   Jason blogs at his site jasonjaksetic.blogspot.com and represent Spartan Races.   Jason walks us thru the his training, nutrition and what it feels like to compete in Ultra events as… Click for more / Podcast Player>