About Us

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Simon:

Simon is the founder of the Band of Runners Podcast.  A multi marathon / ultra marathon runner / father of twins and is a member of the 100 marathon club and Mole Valley Runners.  He is distinguished by his breakfast cereal running tops, semi competitive nature and passion for rules with OCD traits for everything needing to be in its place.  When running the 10 marathons in 10 days event with Phoenix Running back in April 2019 he was inspired by another runner.  Two months later he approached this runner and asked him if he would like to join him in creating a podcast.  This runner was.....

 

 

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Rob:  

Rob is co founder of the Band of Runners Podcast.  A multi marathon / ultra marathon runner / free and single, fast approaching his full membership status to the 100 marathon club.  He is distinguished by his singing whilst running style, approachable and friendly nature towards other runners and more casual approach to the running scene.  The club comic and intellectual man on the circuit.  

 

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Band of Runners Podcast:

Was created during drunken chats between the two men above back in early May 2019.  They took the plunge.  Simon ordered the "podcasting for dummies" book and Rob ordered the gin and tonics.  By June 2019 having ordered all the kit they thought was needed they took the plunge and BoR Podcast was live.