We are stoked to welcome James McKirdy to the Suite Run Podcast! Late in 2015, equipped with knowledge, passion and a lot of experience in the sport of distance running, James planted the seeds of his own coaching business. The dream officially launched in January 2016 and he and his team of coaches has grown McKirdy Trained into one of the most recognizable coaching services in the industry. In this conversation we start from the beginning of James's story and you will leave the episode inspired to ignite the fire of your own pursuits. 
What would you do if you had $1500 left in your bank account and a dream?

Enjoy our conversation!

James's recommendations for Flagstaff:


1. Woody Mountain Road (26 miles in length one direction  - mostly dirt road, hilly terrain. Overlooks Sedona at 7,000 feet - beautiful views)


1. The Cornish Pasty


1. Matt Fitzgerald's Dream Camp

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Where to find James McKirdy:

McKirdy Trained Website

McKirdy Trained on Instagram

Where to find Natalie and Jerold: