Episode 30 / Alisa Meraz-Fishbein

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 30 – Alisa Meraz-Fishbein, University of Colorado Student-Athlete & Albuquerque High Alumna “Don’t see your athleticism or your competitiveness as a negative. In our society, when women are seen as driven or passionate or athletic, that can be seen as a negative. It’s so important to accept who you…

Episode 29 / Guarina Lopez

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 29 – Guarina Lopez (Pascua Yaqui), Visual Artist, Runner, & Founder of Native Women Ride “One thing that activism has taught me is to use my voice…I can share photographs about what I’m doing but also tell a story. We come from a storytelling tradition and I think that…

Episode 28 / Mario Fraioli

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 28 – Mario Fraioli, Host of the Morning Shakeout Podcast & My Mentor “You have days when you want to quit and ask yourself “is this worth it?” Whether it’s podcasting, whether it’s continuing on a run…Having people who can help you, in a mentorship role or a training…

Episode 27 / Q&A with Dinée!

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 27 – Q&A with Dinée! Join Grounded Pod creator/host, Dinée Dorame, in conversation with her partner, Reed, as she answers fun questions from listeners about running, life, injury updates, and more! Follow Grounded Pod: Instagram: @groundedpod Twitter: @groundedpod Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groundedpodwithdinee Subscribe, Listen, & Review on: Spotify | Apple Podcasts…

Episode 26 / Monica Etsitty Dorame

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 26 – Monica Etsitty Dorame (Diné), Library Operations Manager, Runner, and my Mom! “For me, I felt like when I was running, people were watching. But I didn’t care…I thought, you know what? I’m doing this because I like it and when I’m running I’m thinking about my grandmothers…

Episode 25 / Yatika Starr Fields

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 25 – Yatika Starr Fields (Osage, Cherokee, Muscogee Creek), Painter/Muralist & Ultrarunner “It goes back to my family and having an enrichment in my culture…knowing that I’m a part of rhythm. When we dance, my feet touch the same ground. I dance hard in ceremonies, and I’m going to…

Episode 24 / Rebecca Mehra

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 24 – Rebecca Mehra, Olympic Trials Qualifier & Oiselle Athlete “Being at the Olympic Trials the past ten days…it could’ve gone so many ways but no matter what, the people I’m surrounded by…my partner, my family, my coach, my team. They have made all the difference.” Rebecca Mehra is…

Episode 23 / Billy Mills

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 23 – Billy Mills (Oglala Lakota), 1964 Olympic Gold Medalist in 10,000m CONTENT/TRIGGER WARNING: Mentions of Indian residential schools, assimilation,ongoing harm, physical abuse. We discuss Indian residential boarding schools between 19:00-23:00 minutes in this episode. — “The biggest lesson that running has taught me is to find your passion….

Episode 22 / Ashleigh Thompson

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 22 – Ashleigh Thompson (Red Lake Ojibwe), Archaeologist & Trail Runner “What I’ve learned as I’ve grown older is how interconnected our wellness is…I’m trying to lead a life where wellness is centered– mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. These things make us who we are and impact one another.” Ashleigh…

Episode 21 / James Ro

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 21 – James Ro, Co-Founder of the Atlanta Run Club “[My parents] were able to run this race ahead of me and pave the way. I’m able to now pick up the mantle and run my own race, in a sense. I feel such gratitude in being able to…