Broadcasting From Studio 1A
Chris Farley, owner of Pacers Running, along with his college running teammate, william e docs, and Tess Stryk from Pacers Clarendon, 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 220 – Shark Attack (Kathy Dalby and Burke Beck)
We open up with a quick story from the guys trip to Austin. At (5:48) we are joined by guests Kathy Dalby and Burke Beck to talk about Empowerun. We start out finding out how they each got their starts in specialty running and at (11:30) […]
Episode 219 – Who the hell is (Bob Schewelm)
Julie kicks off the show giving Docs one of those rare social assists with a PTN relevant peloton story. At (10:00) we are joined by Bryn Mawr Running Company owner Bob Schwelm, who starts off telling us about how he got his start in the specialty […]
Episode 218 – Another Underscore (Parker Stinson)
Our show opens with some long time coming homeless Farley shaming. At (8:41) we are joined by Olympic hopeful Parker Stinson (@parkerstinson). At (11:50) Parker talks about his days at the University Oregon, his disappointments in cross country and his individual all american performances on the track. At […]
Chris is a long shorts guy. He claims to have run a marathon every year since 1999 in under 3 hours*
Tess is a trail runner in a road running town. She likes technical downhills, wading through water crossings, and hosting a show with two guys who graduated high school the same year she was born.
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:
Date: Tuesday, December 18th
Location: Bluejacket DC