Bad Boy Running

Ep 243 - Greg Vollet on turning trail running global

December 04, 2020 Jody Raynsford & David Hellard Episode 243
Bad Boy Running
Ep 243 - Greg Vollet on turning trail running global
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Bad Boy Running
Ep 243 - Greg Vollet on turning trail running global
Dec 04, 2020 Episode 243
Jody Raynsford & David Hellard

Not many people are given the remit in a new job to "make it global".

But Greg Vollet was given exactly that task by Salomon as part of his role as global running manager. And over the last decade, he has helped introduce trail running to regions across to world by recruiting athletes from countries that had never even heard of trail running to begin with.

In this episode, David and Jody go deep into exactly how Greg was a part in helping trail running go global, how the brand selects and manages its athletes and 

Much to David's delight, Greg also reveals some crafty race team strategy and antics.

And Jody brings up the issue of Salomon Man and what to do about him...

Enjoy!

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Show Notes

Not many people are given the remit in a new job to "make it global".

But Greg Vollet was given exactly that task by Salomon as part of his role as global running manager. And over the last decade, he has helped introduce trail running to regions across to world by recruiting athletes from countries that had never even heard of trail running to begin with.

In this episode, David and Jody go deep into exactly how Greg was a part in helping trail running go global, how the brand selects and manages its athletes and 

Much to David's delight, Greg also reveals some crafty race team strategy and antics.

And Jody brings up the issue of Salomon Man and what to do about him...

Enjoy!

** Want 15% off your next food order **

This episode is sponsored by Food Hub, supporting independent local restaurants and takeaways. Food Hub doesn't charge a commission to the restaurants - like other food delivery services (not naming names, but they rhyme with MustBeat, StuberFeets and Pithivieroo...) - so the same meal is, on average, 15% cheaper ordered through Food Hub. Nor do they charge a delivery fee, like those other grasping bastards.

Download the Food Hub app today and get 15% off your first order with the code 'FYB15'. 

www.foodhub.co.uk