AOF:214 Clare Gallagher on coral reefs, travel, running, and her true passions.

Clare Gallagher is an ultrarunner for The North Face. She studied coral ecology and ran cross country and track at Princeton. After graduation, she discovered ultra running while teaching English in Northern Thailand. Clare lives in her home state of Colorado when she’s not on the road.


Our conversation went all over into her running and the things she is most passionate about.  Enjoy the show.


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