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#225: From Fat to Finish Line

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Sarah and Dimity have a virtual sit-down with Jennifer Roe and Katie Foster, two of the stars of the new documentary “From Fat to Finish Line,” which chronicles a team of 12 runners who lost a combined weight of 1,200+ pounds as they run a Ragnar Relay in Key West. Producer Jennifer leads off the conversation, telling how her running and weight-loss journey started with a vow to run “a 5-mile marathon” and why this slightly misguided intention was her $100 “action step.” Jen, a mom of a special-needs son, shares how running one mile nonstop for the first time shattered all her self-constrained limits about herself—and how now she’s training for her second New York City Marathon. Find out what she “1000% recommends” to change your mindset toward a race. (Apologies in advance: Jen has several coughing jags during the show; she was getting over a cold.) Next up is Katie “Runs for Cookies” Foster, who walks through how a bike riding experience morphed her into a runner. Katie shares details of the lower-body lift she had to remove excess skin after she shed 125 pounds in 16 months, and how she still has to work on her self-image shift six years after dropping the weight. Fresh off a 10K PR, Katie gives advice on getting over the intimidation factor of taking part in a race.

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2 responses to “#225: From Fat to Finish Line

  1. I’ve been wondering why it seemed like you’ve taken a hiatus since episode 222. I see your intro here about deleting and resubscribing to the podcast. I just tried that, and it still won’t show me any newer episodes. Not only won’t it download them, but if I click on “feed,” they don’t even show up in the feed. Any newer suggestions? I’ve been missing my AMR podcasts!

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