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Best Kyle M. Bondo / Gagglepod podcasts we could find (updated November 2019)
Best Kyle M. Bondo / Gagglepod podcasts we could find
Updated November 2019
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Get Lost Racing
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Get Lost Racing (GLR), hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo, will help you Master the Endurance Sports that make up Off-Road Racing by teaching you what they are, how they work, and what makes them great -- one discipline at a time!
 
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Merchants of Dirt
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Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. This is your insider’s guide to practical recreational engineering where I teach you the art and science of building, promoting, and directing off-road races.
 
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Packs and Peaks 6: Rogaine Get lost in the endurance sport of Rogaine by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Rogaine? When I say the word Rogaine, the first thing that might come to mind is a popular hair-care product that helps balding men regrow hair. However, this kind of ...…
 
Packs and Peaks 5: Canine Biathlon Get lost in the endurance sport of Canine Biathlon by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Canine Biathlon? The name is a bit misleading. No, you don’t ski and shoot dogs. Think of canine biathlon as a backyard obstacle course race mixed with ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #50 These 50 race direction lessons learned can help you build your roadmap, refine your checklists, or just help you find a place to start. 50 Lessons Learned - The RD Roadmap Welcome to an information-packed 50th episode of Merchants of Dirt and thank you for listening! Listen along as I help you take the mystery out ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #49 Racing Support Services is an entire industry that exists to make your racing business easier to manage, provide you professional services that you do not have to do yourself, and can free you up to build your business and think up new racing experiences. Racing Support Services Look like a professional without any ...…
 
BONUS: Memorial Day and Mission 22 Join Get Lost Racing in supporting Mission 22 and stand united in the war against veteran suicide. What the heck is Mission 22? Mission 22 is a charity fighting a War Against Veteran Suicide and they are losing. Which is why they need your help! According to the Department of Veteran Affairs study, each day ov ...…
 
Packs and Peaks 4: Rucking Get lost in the endurance sport of Rucking by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Rucking? Rucking is simple. To Ruck, all you need to do is put a little weight on your back and go for walk. That is rucking. I know. Too simple, right? Well, don’t ov ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #48 If you invest your time in teaching and encouraging women to become better riders today, you can create an environment that promotes women to try racing for the first time and encourages more women to attend your events. #1 — Make your sport more appealing to women This seems like a no-brainer until you sit down to ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #47 The reason bad crews have worse leaders has everything to do with a race director that hires their friends, allows them to say and do anything they want, and approves of their bad behavior by doing nothing to stop them from ruining their business. Observation #1 Problem - Deserted Finish Line Your crew wants to lea ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #46 Consider how creating spectator friendly events could create new customers while the untapped benefits of having an excited crowd could help your bottom line. Three Formats to Consider This episode of Merchants of Dirt is about spectators. Or more specifically, three types of events that make spectating fun: The Re ...…
 
Packs and Peaks 3: Fell Running Get lost in the endurance sport of Fell Running by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Fell Running? As endurance sports go, Fell Running is about as easy as it comes. First, you run to the top of a hill. Then, when you reach the top, you run b ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #45 Your accountability to your customers begins when they arrive at your venue, and only ends when you are certain they have left your venue safely. Head Counts Matter This episode of Merchants of Dirt is about race director accountability. More importantly, your accountability when it comes to a simple thing like hea ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #44 Insurance is the minimum financial protection a race director needs to protect themselves, their staff, their volunteers, their business, and their family from other people’s injuries. What is Insurance Insurance is a contract, represented by a policy, in which an individual or entity receives financial protection ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #43 Collegiate sports clubs can give college kids a platform for racing while serving as your personal laboratory for testing your race direction ideas. The Collegiate Club Laboratory College Club Sports are their own animals. They can be hard to form and even harder to control. But once you get one off the ground, the ...…
 
Packs and Peaks 2: Bikepacking Get lost in the endurance sport of Bikepacking by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Bikepacking? If you mixed backpacking, hiking, orienteering, and endurance mountain biking into one sport, you would have bikepacking. Bikepacking is a form of ...…
 
Packs and Peaks 1: Peakbagging Get lost in the endurance sport of Peakbagging by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Peakbagging? Peakbagging is an activity in which hikers, hillwalkers, fast packers, and mountaineers attempt to reach the summits of a collection of peaks. Usu ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #42 There are certain levels of outreach where the marketing of each endeavor depends on how much time you have or what kind of impact you want. Three Kings of Outreach Today I answer listener emails regarding three very unique outreach strategies: Paul wants to know if 4-weeks is enough time to effectively market an e ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #41 Jennifer "Jelly" Crawford from The JellyVision Show walks me through the strategies and struggles of directing a conference from the ground up. Enter the Jellysode Jennifer "Jelly" Crawford from The JellyVision Show is the founder and event director of DC Podfest, a small but scrappy podcasting conference held once ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #40 Don’t be the single point of failure by being the only one with all the gear by building a few gear redundancy strategies into your plans. Single Point of Failure (SPOF) When someone has all the gear — all the tents, tables, and computers — then you have a single point of failure. In systems architecture, a single ...…
 
Get Lost in Season 2: Packs and Peaks Well... out getting lost racing, of course! But that's not all. I've also been working on Get Lost Racing Season 2. This Get Lost Racing Season 2 Teaser talks about what is coming in my next 12-episodes. Titled the season of Packs, Peaks, and Passions, Season 2 of GLR is a tribute to Outdoor Exploration. Se ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #39 There are some hidden challenges that hide within the multi-day slogfest that few one-and-done race directors have experienced. Directing a Multi-Day Race The multi-day race is a special kind of challenge that requires more than one plan, better communications, and hopefully a few hours of sleep. In this episode, I ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #38 Exploring a new trial on a holiday like Thanksgiving can be very rewarding so long as your plan includes these 7 important tips. Tips for Visiting a New Trail Do some research Bring the right gear Talk to the locals Plan for disaster Take a moment to enjoy the scenery Expect to get turned around Get back before sun ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #37 Break your race out of obscurity by announcing your event at other events using the roadshow concept to get the word out. Take Your Race Promotion on the Road Did you know your race is a product? Well, it is! Your race is a time sensitive, exclusive product that can only be experienced the one time it is offered. I ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #36 When you compare your local races to championship races you learn that it's the same plan, course design, and processes, only on a bigger scale. Merchants of Dirt Podcast Turns One! Merchants of Dirt Podcast released Episode #1 on On October 13th, 2016. It all started after I built Reckoneer.com into a strong blog ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #35 Learn how to prepare yourself for the possibility that one or all of the four horsemen of race planning will show up and wreck your race. The Four Horsemen of the Race Planning Apocalypse Competition - You have to protect your top dates and locations Permission - You have to be actively engaged in your venues if yo ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #34 You will never effectively adapt your races to unforeseen problems if you don't have any measures or metrics to base decisions on. I explore the process of deciding how to break up a race day category that had too many racers, and the advantages having (and not having) data gave me. The Decision Metric Do you have ...…
 
Trek and Trail 11: XTERRA Triathlon Get lost in the endurance sport of XTERRA Triathlon by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is XTERRA Triathlon? The XTERRA Triathlon is a brand named version of a Cross or Off-Road triathlon series raced around the world. The XTERRA is officia ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #33 You need to be on your toes when it comes to combating those wannabe activists and trail extremists who are out to sabotage your race. In this episode, I teach you what you can learn about your own race day preparation process with a real-world example of a Mr. Murphy and his race day sabotage antics. The Wheel of ...…
 
Trek and Trail 10: No-Snow Biathlon Get lost in the endurance sport of No-Snow Biathlon by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is No-Snow Biathlon? To understand No Snow Biathlon, you need to first know what a biathlon is. The biathlon is a winter sport that combines cross-count ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #32 Do know what kind of thinking goes into deciding when to call the race due to rain? Join me as I continue my Inside the Race Director's Studio series with Part 2, and take you behind the scenes of the third mountain bike race in my four-race series. Behind the Scenes It might be hard to believe that the Washington ...…
 
Trek and Trail 9: Ultrarunning Get lost in the endurance sport of Ultrarunning by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Ultrarunning? You might be familiar with some very popular marathons like the Boston Marathon, the New York City Marathon, and Marine Corps Marathon in Washin ...…
 
Merchants of Dirt Episode #31 Putting one race together is a challenge, but imagine putting four races together over a four-week stretch? Join me for the first in a two-part series called Inside the Race Director's Studio, where I take you behind the scenes of four race mountain bike racing series. The Moving Parts of Race Day Logistics I just ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #30, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. This is your insider's guide to practical recreational engineering where I teach you the art and science of building, promoting, and directing off-road races. In this episode, I illustrate how to turn a No into Yes and get into places you’ve nev ...…
 
Trek and Trail 8: Dual Slalom Mountain Biking Get lost in the endurance sport of Dual Slalom Mountain Biking by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Dual Slalom Mountain Biking? Riders ready? Watch the Gate. Beep… beep… beeeeeeep… bang! The start gate drops and two mountain bi ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #29, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. This is your insider’s guide to practical recreational engineering where I teach you the art and science of building, promoting, and directing off-road races. In this episode, learn how race promoters use the Always Be Racing (ABR) growth model ...…
 
Trek and Trail 7: Bikejoring Get lost in the endurance sport of Bikejoring by explaining how it works, what gear you need, and where you can go to get lost racing it. What the heck is Bikejoring? Bikejoring is an endurance sport made from the perfect blend of mountain biking and dog handling. Placed together into one grand event, this sport has ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #28, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. In this episode, you learn why waivers your first line of defense against personal injury lawsuits and remind you that it is your duty as a race promoter to avoid being negligent. Having a Solid Liability Waiver is VitalAll off-road sports are i ...…
 
Trek and Trail 6: Mountain Bike Orienteering Get lost in the endurance sport of Mountain Bike Orienteering (MTBO) by learning how it works, what gear you need, and where you can race it. What the heck is Mountain Bike Orienteering? The sport of mountain bike orienteering (MTBO) is a mountain bike race where riders use a map and compass to navig ...…
 
Trek and Trail 5: Enduro Mountain Biking Get lost in the endurance sport of Enduro Mountain Biking by learning what gear you need, what skills you have to develop, and where to get your lobotomy. What the heck is Enduro Mountain Biking? The Enduro (short for Endurance) is a Gravity competition that combines all the best parts of Downhill racing ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #27, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. In this episode, you can't fix a race you never start, so stop caring about what other people might think and go define your own race direction style. Negative Thinking Reality Checks Reality Check #1 -- Everyone starts somewhere YOU HAVE VALUE ...…
 
Trek and Trail 4: Orienteering Get lost in the endurance sport of Orienteering by learning what initial gear you need and how you get into the foot and trail orienteering community. What the heck is Orienteering? Orienteering Introduction Required Gear Skill Levels Required Types of Races How It Works Where to Start Get Lost Racing Show Links O ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #26, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. In this episode, Cy Sack from adventureracehub.com walks me through the State of Adventure Racing and shows how a little data can go long ways to making big decisions. Interview with Cy SackI had the chance to interview Cy Sack from Adventurerac ...…
 
About the Merchants of Dirt Podcast The Merchants of Dirt Podcast, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo, is a show dedicated to helping you build better off-road races and give you the sports management skills needed to promote successful mountain biking, trail running, orienteering, adventure racing, and endurance events. As part of t ...…
 
Trek and Trail 3: Cross-Country Mountain Biking Get lost in the endurance sport of Cross-Country Mountain Biking by learning what it is, what gear you need, and how to start racing it. What the heck is Cross-Country Mountain Biking? Cross-Country (XC) Mountain Biking Introduction Required Gear Skill Levels Required Types of Races How It Works W ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #24, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. This is your insider’s guide to practical recreational engineering where I teach you the art and science of building, promoting, and directing off-road races. In this episode, Mark Montague and I get into what it takes to put on adventure races. ...…
 
Trek and Trail 2: Adventure Racing Get lost in the endurance sport of Adventure Racing by learning what it is, what gear you need, and what training to should have before you start racing. What the heck is Adventure Racing? Adventure Racing Introduction Endurance Disciplines How It Works Required Gear Types of Races Where to Start Until then, I ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #23, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. This is your insider’s guide to practical recreational engineering where I teach you the art and science of building, promoting, and directing off-road races. In this episode, I talk about what strategies you can use to be more consistent when y ...…
 
Trek and Trail 1: Trail Running Get lost in the endurance sport of Trail Running by learning about the gear you need, where to start, and how you get into the trail racing community. What the heck is Trail Running? Trail running is a sport just like it sounds, where you run on trails. But unlike the paved version of running, trail running has s ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #22, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. This is your insider’s guide to practical recreational engineering where I teach you the art and science of building, promoting, and directing off-road races. In this episode, Michelle Faucher and I walk step by step through her latest adventure ...…
 
Get Lost in Season 1: Trek and Trail Master the endurance sports that make up off-road racing by learning what they are, how they work, and what makes them great. What the heck is Get Lost Racing? The Get Lost Racing Podcast, hosted by Kyle M. Bondo, is a podcast about defining off-road racing disciplines! Each episode takes a look at an off-ro ...…
 
Welcome to the Merchants of Dirt Podcast Episode #21, hosted by Reckoneer.com founder Kyle M. Bondo. This is your insider’s guide to practical recreational engineering where I teach you the art and science of building, promoting, and directing off-road races. In this episode, I talk about how race day volunteers can be a key element in your rac ...…
 
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