Carrie interviews ultramarathoner and world record holder Jim Walmsley! They chat about the mindset, pain, and pleasure that surrounds ultrarunning, as well as his recent world record run in the 50 Mile at the Hoka One One Project Carbon X event two weeks ago.
Recorded May 9, 2019
Jim lives and trains in Flagstaff, Arizona and he run ultramarathons. He says that running is an amazing way to think, reflect, organize and meditate every day. It brings him peace and he loves pushing himself in training. He recently ran a world record in the 50 mile distance, completing it in 4:50:07. He also took first place at the 2018 Western States 100, the 2017 Tarawera Ultramarathon, and the 2017 Carrero Alto Sil.