Ten Junk Miles

Ten Junk Miles, LLC

A lighthearted conversation by runners about their lives as runners and the issues that are interesting or important to them and guests of the show. TJM is meant to be a companion to you as you run. Think of us as your running partners on days when you just need some friends to get you out on an easy run. The show is composed of 10 segments, one for each mile, and every 10 minutes or so we move on to the next topic, to keep things interesting. Among the hosts' experience are ten 100-mile finishes, dozens of half and full marathons, plenty of 50-milers, and some speedy 5ks and a BQ (and a handful of DNFs). Your host, Scotty Kummer is an attorney, doberman owner and quite possibly the most painstakingly average runner known to man. Scott has stumbled through numerous plus 4 and 5 hour marathons. He's DNF'ed the 150 mile, 100 mile, 50 mile and marathon distance. Okay, and he is a member of the Order of the Hrimthurs for having completed the Arrowhead 135, the Tuscobia 160 and the Actif Epica 120K in the same calendar year (more people have walked on the moon) as well as finshed 50+ ultramarathons including several 100 mile races. He was once kicked out of an ultra runing group due to allegations of cyber-bullying. He has a habit of offending people by accident while trying to help them. He is a co-founder of the Flatlander Ultrarunners in Chicagoland which has rapidly grown to over 2000 members. He came up with the idea for Ten Junk Miles after becoming frustrated with hearing interview after interview of Scott Jurek and deciding that runners needed more: more discussions of bathroom breaks that went wrong, pacer stories from hell, DNF reports, stories of getting lost on the trail and other related matters. More at http://www.tenjunkmiles.com read less


Gang Show 218 - Live from Kerri's - Post Monona 20K
May 10 2024
Gang Show 218 - Live from Kerri's - Post Monona 20K
Join Scotty, Kerri, Angela Freedmama, Adam Mathews and Angie Mathews recorded at kerri's new Wisconsin house after the gang ran the Lake Monona 20K in the new Lululemmon Beyond shoe.  We talk about the race, our experiences, review the shoes, talk about the Bear v. Man question and introduce the Sally Challenge for June.  Do 5 min of Sally McRae exercises or pay $20 to the Band of Runners every day for 60 days.  Who's in? Join the Sally Challenge here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSelfH-0K0BAvcB0eLHV_fAMbE2KjxQm6aCTFIn71R6nYPHRkQ/viewform?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTEAAR37jtmGckd7boJCdNBqK1SQLgO9RslRJZMIjkETZHfFEqQ7gpMq1yAyzo0_aem_ASuNnRdvfoiqexqnV4ahLYMzhm5iR--Y4aBf6R_qmro8G7Ri9EkAZyxPlg252ju1fwY9eknHqe4FJ2WzjG_ADNb Buy the Lululemmon shoe here: https://shop.lululemon.com/c/shoes/_/N-1z0xcuuZ8tj?cid=Google_DSA_US_NAT_EN_W_Hybrid_Womens_ONLINE_GEN_Y22_ag-DSA_G_US_EN_DM_W_GEN_NO_Footwear-Shoes&gad_source=1&gclid=CjwKCAjwi_exBhA8EiwA_kU1MvZChWPp5MSxcF7AMmGcpBQ9eB86kX3m1ylz9fxdH3gtjviIUYsB8RoCRZIQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds Ths episode brought to you by our friends at Path Projects. Get some here: www.pathprojects.com   This episode also brought to you by UCAN! Use the code TENJUNKMILES for 20% off here: https://ucan.co/tenjunkmiles   Sign up for the races here: https://www.tenjunkmilesracing.com   Support the show via Patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/tenjunkmiles   Website: http://www.tenjunkmiles.com/   Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/tenjunkmiles   Twitter: https://twitter.com/tenjunkmiles   Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tenjunkmiles/   Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TenJunkMiles/