Broadcasting From Studio 1A
Chris Farley, owner of Pacers Running, along with his college running teammate, william e docs, and Pacers DC Manager, Joanna E Russo, record weekly episodes of the Pace the Nation podcast.
They attract a range of guests from elite runners to everyman runners alike and share great stories.
The show has a local focus and centers on a DC runner’s perspective on running. But, the interviews and discussions uncover the connections between all runners, providing inspiration through common understanding of what it means to be a runner.
The hosts wield varied perspectives from within and without the running industry and blend humor, wit, and insight as they tell the untold stories of runners and provide a peak behind the curtain of the running community in DC and beyond.
Episode 131 – Antique Cell Phones (Ray Robinson)
We start off with some really deep cell phone questions, and then at (5:28) we talk about the Farley Marathon Streak Attempt at the Philly Marathon. At (13:19) we are joined by the executive director of the Outer Banks Sporting Events Ray Robinson. We talk […]
Episode 130 – I Voted (Marc Goldman)
After our mindless banter about our respective favorite things, the weather, sound checks, and a list of topics that we are going to talk about, we kick off the show at (3:58) with several topics stemming from the recent local elections, including a where are […]
Episode 129 – The Shredder (Christian Peter Espersen)
After we open the show, at (6:49) Farley has a local geography confession, which leads the PTN team to investigate the inner workings of Farleys mind. At (13:53) we are joined on the phone by Christian Peter Espersen, who has traveled from Denmark to run […]
Chris is a long shorts guy. He claims to have run a marathon every year since 1999 in under 3 hours.
Joanna tried every other sport before developing strong feelings for running. She tried every other job before finding a place with Pacers Running sharing her passion with the DC area community. She has also tried every other way to become a small time celebrity before joining this podcast.
william e docs
William E Docs is the third member of the podcast.
Happy Hours and Social Runs
We host regular events so we can meet and interact with our listeners and our listeners can meet each other.
Stay tuned to the podcast, our twitter feed, or this space for details on monthly Pace the Nation Happy Hours as well as social runs and other great meetups.
The next PaceTheNation Happy Hour will be following the Crystal City 5K Friday on April 7th.
Date: Friday, April 7th
Time: 7:30pm (following the 5k)
Location: Crystal City Sports Pub