David Kilgore - Ultrarunner, Endurance Athlete, Solo Speed Project, Charity Work, Giving Back
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Offers: From Xact Nutrition This episode was brought to you by our friends at Xact Nutrition. They're offering you 15% OFF your order when you use promo code LERUNDOWN. So go to https://us.xactnutrition.com/ (us.xactnutrition.com) and FUEL YOUR GOALS today. From Velofix This episode was brought to you by our friends at Velofix. DM @velofixquebec on IG to get your exclusive LE RUN DOWN PROMO CODE and receive 15% OFF your next tune up. ----- On this episode of Le Run Down we enjoyed a great conversation with trail runner and ultra endurance athlete, David Kilgore. From a young age, running was a way for David to enjoy nature and explore the outdoors. As a teen he was able to shift that passion to track and field but managed to keep it fun while racing competitively. Fast forward and he's now taking on ultra distances, nurturing his light heartedness towards the sport with challenges, and generating funds for charities in need. News Notes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0H6uak3zhmY (escape - YouTube) Show Notes: https://runningmagazine.ca/the-scene/thespeedproject-3-0-kicks-off-today-and-covers-340-miles-from-la-to-las-vegas/ (The Speed Project: America's crazy ultra relay you've never heard of - Canadian Running Magazine) https://www.on-running.com/en-us/athletes/david-kilgore (David Kilgore | On (on-running.com)) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lE3NeyX4yH8 (David Kilgore: Running 340 Miles Solo Through the Desert at The Speed Project | Beer Mile Pod Ep60 - YouTube) https://www.runnersworld.com/news/a31965588/david-kilgore-runs-100-miles-support-running-stores-nyc-hospitals-coronavirus/ (David Kilgore Runs 100 Miles, Raises $10,000 for NYC Running Stores, Hospitals (runnersworld.com)) https://runningmagazine.ca/the-scene/florida-man-completes-solo-100-mile-charity-run/ (Florida man completes solo 100-mile charity run - Canadian Running Magazine) https://www.instagram.com/davidkilgore/ (David Kilgore ® (@davidkilgore) • Instagram photos and videos) News: https://thetyee.ca/News/2022/06/13/When-Drivers-Attack-Protesters/ (The Tyee - When Drivers Attack Protesters) https://apnews.com/article/ronald-greene-police-misconduct-louisiana-racial-injustice-a761c247993aa580859719fa727b2023 (AP News - Justice Department opens probe into Louisiana State Police) https://atlantablackstar.com/2022/06/14/i-may-be-too-honest-for-this-position-new-jersey-police-director-alleges-she-was-fired-because-of-her-refusal-to-participate-in-preferential-treatment-of-white-officers/ (Atlanta Black Star - ‘I May Be Too Honest for This Position’: New Jersey Police Director Alleges She Was Fired Because of Her ‘Refusal to Participate In Preferential Treatment of White’ Officers) https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/law-justice/kent-to-pay-1-5-million-to-settle-dispute-with-assistant-police-chief-who-displayed-nazi-insignia/ (The Seattle Times - Kent to pay $1.5M to settle dispute with assistant police chief who displayed Nazi insignia) How to Help: https://blacklivesmatters.carrd.co/ (Black Lives Matter - Ways You Can Help) https://blacklivesmatter-canada.carrd.co/ (Black Lives Matter Canada) https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZH0xk5FqYJXwymoue-dnjqJEMj3FplF0Om8wdm8HZd0/edit (Montreal-Based Racial Justice Organizations) https://bailfunds.github.io/ (List of American and Canadian Bail Funds) Educational Materials: https://www.reclaimtheblock.org/home/#resources (Reclaim The Block - Resources and Downloads) http://criticalresistance.org/abolish-policing/ (Critical Resistance - Abolish Policing) https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYn1EYMdFkqnY2I4I8FzaJoGqEGLdHi6v (Critical Resistance - Breaking Down the Prison Industrial Complex video series)
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