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Posts by Amy Donaldson

Candidate Conversation with SLC Mayoral Candidates, Pt. 2

This is a special two-part Candidate Conversation focusing on the Salt Lake Mayoral race. Utah State Senator Luz Escamilla and Salt Lake City Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall join Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson to discuss their backgrounds, their families, and what issues they feel are most pressing for Utah’s capital city. In part one, we get…

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Candidate Conversation with SLC Mayoral Candidates, Part. 1

This is a special two-part Candidate Conversation focusing on the Salt Lake Mayoral race. Utah State Senator Luz Escamilla and Salt Lake City Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall join Jasen Lee and Amy Donaldson to discuss their backgrounds, their families, and what issues they feel are most pressing for Utah’s capital city. In part one, we get…

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Embracing the Probability of Failure

Ultra runner Jared Campbell discusses what drew him to ultra running, and how losing his father at a young age likely led to his desire to try and control challenging situations. The only three-time finisher of the Barkley Marathons, Jared discusses what is so alluring about undertaking adventures that include pain and the probability of…

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A Different Road to Recovery

Eric Moon struggled with alcohol abuse for nearly two decades before his wife’s decision to divorce him was part of the wake up call he needed to make real changes his life. But even in recovery, he felt adrift and uncertain he could maintain those changes, until he saw a documentary on an ultra race…

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Making Peace with Passion

Wild Why is a podcast that explores the reasons people seek challenge, adventure and healing in outdoor adventures. Told in narrative story format, this podcast offers information and inspiration as athletes – from weekend warriors to professional competitors – share stories of personal transformations hard-won, sometimes unexpectedly, through outdoor challenges and races and events. In…

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