Widely recognized for the biggest airs in skiing, Julian Carr has been featured in seven Warren Miller films, developing a reputation not only for big airs, but for all around skiing. He’s received a ‘Photo of the Year’ award from Powder Magazine, won the prestigious Sickbird Award on the Freeskiing World Tour, and he holds two world records in cliff height. Julian serves as an ambassador for Protect Our Winters ( POW ) as well as The Climate Reality Project, and he’s the founder of Discrete Clothing. Most recently, Julian founded a mountain running series, the Cirque Series, which is in its third season.
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TOPICS AND LINKS FROM TODAYS SHOW:
how did you start the transition to MTN running? and why add to an already crazy ski career?!
what you wish you’d known for your first race?
Why start the Cirque Series
Help! Downhill run tips?
uphill run tips?
what does a week of training for mountain running look like? hills/long runs/strength/yoga?
favorite gear for long races/mtn running must haves: shoes, vests, hats, poles, socks, etc.??
fueling for long races?
nutrition: you’re partnering wtih SP2 so obviously, you care about what you’re eating. Overall food philosophy?
Why SP2? how do you use it in a day?
What’s a day of eating usually look like for you?
you also have a clothing company & serve as an ambassador for a bunch of organizations. how do you balance it all?
last Q: discrete clothing boasts the best looking beanie. how does one make the best looking beanie?
XC Skiing, Mountain Bike, Cross-Country, Strength, injury
Jenn Jackson is an XC Mountain bike racer who won the under-23 National Title in 2017. She is also a former Cross-Country Skier. She loves all things exercising and the training process, especially for endurance based sports – running, skiing, cycling. Trying to find a balance between pursuing excellence in sport and not being defined by these high-performance endeavors.
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Article on Jenn’s silver medal at Canada Summer Games
Jenn’s Blog on her Nationals 2017 U-23 win in XC Mtb
how was it learning a new sport/ skill?
how to ski,
what your ‘first-year’ racing was like (learning, what would do differently)
mindset around injury/training!