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 122 – A Science Show (Alex Hutchinson)
The intro and table setting takes a little longer than normal. We recorded the show on Sept 11, at (7:42) and our hosts reflect on that fateful day, where they were and remember the impact that it had on this country. At (18:30) Runner's World […]
Episode 121 – Criss Cross Apple Sauce
It is one of our shortest shows ever, we try to limit the content to announcements and complaining, tell us what you think of the new format. We start off with the standard weather report before we make some exciting announcements like (4:42) we are […]
Episode 120 – The Ghost of Christmas What Could Have Been (Charlie Ban)
Frequent guest and Chris Farley's first choice Charlie Ban fills in for one of the PTN hosts this week and we take a really long time to get to running talk. At (6:10) we talk about an email from a person who is not happy […]
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