Ultrarunner sets record on Wisconsin segment of the North Country Trail

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Heard On The Morning Show
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The 4,800-mile North Country National Scenic Trail includes a more than 200-mile segment through the Northwoods of Wisconsin. In October, Brad Birkel set a new “fastest known time” on that segment by running nonstop for more than three days. Birkel shares what he’s learned about running and not quitting.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Joel Patenaude Producer
  • Maria Lopez Technical Director
  • Brad Birkel Guest