2: Talking to Karl “Speedgoat” Meltzer

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In this podcast, I talked to Karl “Speedgoat” Meltzer about different topics including following:

  1. His signature Hoka shoes
  2. How he got the Speedboat name
  3. How to run your first ultra
  4. And Karl’s future plans

Few Facts on Karl Meltzer

Karl “Speedgoat” Meltzer is  the winningest 100 mile runner in history.
* Currently hold the record for most 100 mile trail race wins on earth: 35
*Most 100 wins in a calendar year (6 in 2006), (5 in 2007), (5 in 2009), (4 in 2005)
*55 race wins, 47 of them Ultamarathons, 8 trail marathons
*2006 Ultrarunner of the Year
*All-time winner, Hardrock 100. 5 wins
*All-time winner, Wasatch 100. 6 wins
*All-time winner, Massannutten 100. 3 wins
*All-time winner, San Diego 100. 3 wins
*All-time winner, Squaw Peak 50. 5 wins
*Lots of course records too!

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