• Finding Comfort in Discomfort

    Ultra Dirt

    authentic motivation, inspiration, and insight for the ultrarunning community

    The Show

About Ultra Dirt

It all started in September, 2015.


Arielle and Tory were roommates in a tiny town in the Netherlands for the 100km World Championships. While changing into their Canada singlets, they discovered that they both owned the book The Motivation Manifesto.


That week confirmed that they were ultra-soulmates, and they have never looked back. (Arielle may have questioned her commitment when deciding to ultra drive down to California to pace Tory for Rio Del Lago 100 miler a few months later). Arielle and Tory consider running as their ultimate form of play – whether training for a 10km or a 100 miler.


They are both passionate about endurance, authenticity, bacon, and GZF. Motivus is an outline for them to preach what they practice.


What to expect from the show:

Unfiltered, fun, real.  Arielle and Tory will go from giggling about something that happened to them and turn to heavy topics the next minute.  They are good friends and you can feel that on the show. Their friendship also allows them to go deep without the filter many hosts use from being nervous to offend.  Ultra running is their platform but the subject matter goes much deeper, for any listener.  Let us know what else you would like to see from these amazing contributors to the Athlete On Fire Network.


Arielle Fitzgerald

Arielle Fitzgerald

Tory Scholz

Tory Scholz


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