EP 678: Flashback Episode – Sh#@ You Don’t Do On the Trail

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In this episode, we take a nostalgic look back at an episode from 2017 with trail veterans Bob Crowley and Tim Twietmeyer. We revisit “Sh#@ You Don’t Do On the Trail,” where we covered the essential unwritten rules of the trail and aid stations that every runner should know. From the infamous “snot rocket” technique to the delicate art of avoiding “double-dipper,” Bob and Tim shared their invaluable insights with humor and wisdom. Whether you’re a seasoned ultrarunner or new to the sport, this episode is packed with tips to help you navigate the trails with grace and respect. Enjoy this trip down memory lane and refresh your trail etiquette knowledge with us!

Tim Twietmeyer is Vice President of the Western States Endurance Run Board and board member since 1996.  He is also the only person to finish the race 25 times….all under 24 hours.

Bob Crowley is a past president of ITRA, the International Trail Running Association, and a seasoned runner with notable finishes of over 80 ultras including 2019’s Tor des Geants and the 2023 Tahoe 200 mile race.

Both are members of History Expeditions, where they take their passion for history and bring it to life through expeditions that combine historical research and adventure.  So far they have completed four expeditions.  You can find out more at

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