This podcast features candid conversations with everyday runners. We share stories about our training, races, what we eat and the wild and ridiculous things that happen to us through it all. We keep it mostly harmless.





Happy Matt

Happy Matt

Latest Episode

Back to Normal?

Posted on Thursday, Jun 3, 2021 | PRorER, 2021, Training, Racing, Ultra, Nate

Are we back to normal? The crew catches up with recent races and futre ultra plans. They are also joined by Nate before he attempts the Veteran’s Memorial 150, a brutal 150 mile footrace across Michigan. Maybe ramen will work for him this time. 😀

The Coach [MHR8]

Posted on Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 | 2019, PRorER, Doug, Coaching

Matt & Alyssa talk to our PRorER ‘coach’, Doug. Doug discusses his history in racing/pacing marathons and ultras and his incredible ability of continuously smashing his personal bests. We learn what it’s like to be a smarter runner and why we lean on him for his coaching advice. Enjoy!

Contingencies [MHR7]

Posted on Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 | 2019, PRorER, Liz, Ryan, Ultra

What happens when your race takes a different turn? Matt and Alyssa talk with fellow PRorER teammates, Liz and Ryan, to discuss what happen before/during/after their last ultra. They share their stories of what they learned and path forward to redemption!

The A Team [MHR6]

Posted on Friday, Mar 22, 2019 | 2019, PRorER, Ali, Aliza, Ultra, Training

Matt & Alyssa talk to THE PRorER powerhouses, Ali and Aliza (Ah-Lee-Sa….get it right!). They talk about how they started running together, from their first 5k to finishing their first 100 miler….together. Training plans, robot legs, and amazing camaraderie are discussed….so enjoy!

Kind Of Awesome! [MHR5]

Posted on Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 | 2019, PRorER, Cory, Ultra, Race

Matt & Alyssa chat with fellow PRorER team mate, Cory Kind, who recently placed 1st in the women’s 24 hour at the Jackpot Ultra Festival. Discussions include PR’s set, sleep, and….RAMEN!

Ramen? I Barely Knew Him! [MHR4]

Posted on Monday, Mar 4, 2019 | 2019, PRorER, Nate, Recovery, Race

Matt & Alyssa follow up with fellow PRorER team mate, Nate Ferrier, for part two of their conversation on his come back after hip surgery, running the Jackpot Ultra Festival, and the hilarious food issues that ensued.