About This Episode: Stefanie Bishop: Ultra-Endurance OCR Athlete – EJP 84
Stefanie Bishop is a US athlete who competes in ultra-endurance adventure and obstacle course races like the infamous Death Race (which she won twice) and World’s Toughest Mudder (which she won in 2016). Stefanie was very active as a child and competed in a number of different sports growing up. She picked up triathlon in 2005 but got bored quickly and started looking at other endurance events and in 2009 came across the Death Race, which has now developed into the Spartan series of races. You can follow Stefanie on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
In this interview we talk about:
– The injury that preventedher from defending her World’s Toughest Mudder title
– Stefanie’s sporting background growing up
– The Death Race and the evolution of OCR
– Training and nutrition
– Goals, achievements and disappointments