#80: Michelle Daigneault -The Speed Project DIY, Community, Uptempo Running, Overcoming Injury
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On this episode of Le Run Down we got to know distance runner and TSP DIY competitor Michelle Daigneault.
She was active growing up, taking a liking to both hockey and running, and her love for the latter was fostered by the sense of community within the sport.
With a competitive spirit and lighthearted attitude, Michelle doesn't shy away from challenges. Most recently taking on The Speed Project "Do it yourself" edition with 11 other women in what was an incredibly uplifting experience.
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On this episode of Le Run Down we go across Canada with ultra runner and Mental health advocate, Skylar Roth MacDonald.
Skylar loved playing all kinds of sports, playing soccer competitively until concussions forced him to retire.
He found his love for ultra running while exploring the Canadian...