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Second TRLS Birthday

140: Second Birthday Party for TRLS

Celebrate good times, come on! It’s a celebration! As Kool and the Gang sings. We’re celebrating the second birthday  of The Running Lifestyle Show. Come join me and our go-to, real-food dietitian, Serena Marie, RD, when we answer listeners’ questions and reminisce about our favorites memories from these last two years. It wouldn’t be a…

Dan McConnell

139: Runners’ Top Overuse Injuries & What You Can Do with PT & Ironman Dan McConnell

Dan McConnell, a physical therapist, and Ironman, evaluates Kari’s gait and discusses what causes new and distance runners’ injuries. Runner of the Week, Juan Sepúlveda, shares his running journey, being a performer at Disney World, his secret place to run at Disney World, and a tip you probably don’t know about how to avoid the…

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138: Running on Purpose with Laura Novak

Today’s guest, Laura Novak, is here to share how she uses running to fuel her life as a business owner, mom, wife, and leader. Laura’s mindset, ambitions, and business acumen will show how competing with yourself really helps you live a purposeful life. You’ll hear “golden nuggets” such as “limiting yourself when competing with others,”…

Anna Vocino (7_7_2016)

137: Running for Health While Taking on Fear with Anna Vocino (and Vinnie Tortorich)

Kari reconnects with friends who are like a brother, a sister, and mentors all rolled into one. Anna Vocino shares how she has worked through fear, shame, and vulnerability as a voice-over professional, co-host of the Angriest Trainer podcast, comedian, and cookbook author. Vinnie Tortorich, “the other half of the Angriest Trainer podcast,” talks about…

Dan Nainan

136: It’s Never Too Late to Shift Gears with Comedian Dan Nainan

Kari offers running tips to well-known comedian, Dan Nainan, who’s looking to become a runner. They also talk about how Dan cheated death recently and about his upcoming running journey. Go-to-, real-food dietitian, Serena Marie, RD, answers a listener’s question about salt and electrolytes. Kari shares some breaking news regarding the City of Brotherly Love!

Sepinwall Family

135: The Bond between Mother and Daughters Running Together

Kari interviews a mother-daughter trio who ran the relay portion of the Delaware Marathon Running Festival in May 2016. They talk about the mother-daughter relationship, how running is a gift, and how we can share running with our families. They also chat about how it’s never too late to try something new, body image in…

5K Post-Race Runner's High

134: 5K Post-Race Runner’s High

Kari captures post-race interviews and stories with four inspirational runners after the Big Day 5K sponsored by Empowered Yoga. Kari and Serena Marie, RD, chat about Kari’s experience as a race announcer at a triathlon in Maryland, as well as protein powder recommendations.

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133: Running on Transcendental Meditation with Dr. Norman Rosenthal

Featured Guest, psychiatrist Norman E. Rosenthal, who coined the term Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), joins Kari to talk about SAD, transcendental meditation, and mindfulness. Runner of the Week, Erica Barton shares how she went from couch potato to marathoner—all while being legally blind. Serena Marie, RD, talks about the benefits potato skins (not the appetizer!).…


131: YOU Define Happiness & Success

Happy Global Running Day! The day has finally come to take inspiration from The Running Lifestyle Show and put it into action! We’ve pleased to announce the inaugural The Running Lifestyle Camp! What is The Running Lifestyle Camp? You (and only YOU) get to decide what success and happiness is to you (not what the…