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 162 – Bee Keeping (Brian Danza & Tom Brumlik)
We kick off the show and introduce our guest co-host Tess Stryk (@tess_stryk). At 2:00 we talk about Joanna losing her keys at National Harbor. At 3:45 Farley sets the table for the show. At 5:30 we Tess tells us her journey to working at Pacers Running. WAY TO GO […]
Episode 161 – Caroline Elizabeth (Dixon Hemphill)
After our alternate universe intro, we set docs loose at (5:36) and find out whats grinding docs gears part one of today, as docs vents about his car troubles. At (17:19) we are joined by guest, 93 year old runner Dixon Hemphill. At (18:46) Dixon tells us […]
Episode 160 – New Teams (Kyle Northrop)
We get our World Cup talk out of the way right from the top. At (9:45) we talk about where we were where during our week off from the show. At (15:36) Docs talks about his training and his secret weapon, a coach. At (20:50) we are joined […]
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:
Date: Monday, July 16th
Location: Continental Pool Lounge