Episode 13 / Dustin Martin

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 13 – Dustin Martin (Diné), Executive Director of Wings of America “What I love most about running is the rhythm, at a very base level. You can go into this rhythmic trance…and just find thoughts you wouldn’t be able to otherwise. It’s your breath in conversation with whatever terrain…

Episode 12 / Lydia Jennings

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 12 – Lydia Jennings (Huichol & Pascua Yaqui), Environmental Microbiologist and Trail Runner “I am a scientist because of running… often, as you’re running, you’re on the land making observations. That’s the first step of the scientific process.” Dr. Lydia Jennings is a Wixáritari (Huichol) and Yoeme (Pascua Yaqui)…

Episode 10 / Ric & Nell Rojas

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 10 – Ric & Nell Rojas, Father/Daughter Running and Coaching Duo “One of the most important things in inspiring other brown-skinned girls to run or achieve whatever they want, is to do it myself. I get motivation every day in my training from [knowing] the kind of role model…

Episode 9 / Latoya Shauntay Snell

Photo by W. Eric Snell, Sr. (@esnelldesigns) | http://www.esnelldesign.com Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 9 – Latoya Shauntay Snell, Endurance Athlete & Food/Fitness Blogger “It takes a lot of grit to be able to show up, way before the race. A lot of people put so much emphasis on the day of, but we…

Episode 8 / Russell Dinkins

Photo by Molly Seltzer (@seltzershots). Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 8 – Russell Dinkins on Saving College Track & Field “Track & Field is important to me because of the opportunities…my youth program coach stressed using your sport as a means for accessing greater academic opportunity. Since 6 years old, I have carried that…

Episode 7 / Faith E. Briggs

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 7 – Faith E. Briggs, Documentary Filmmaker & Runner “I love having folks to be stride in stride with. There’s a lot of community in sweating together.” Subscribe, Listen, & Review on: Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Soundcloud | Stitcher Faith E. Briggs is a runner, storyteller, and documentary…

Episode 6 / Leroy “Buster” Silva

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 6 – Leroy Silva (Pueblo of Laguna), NB3 Foundation Community Coordinator “For a lot of Indigenous cultures, movement is essential to our survival…whether it’s food or ceremony. I feel that is one of the roots of how running is carried on in my life. I can see it in…

Episode 5 / Verna Volker

Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 5 – Verna Volker (Diné), Founder of Native Women Running “I want Native women to be seen in a positive way… to show that we’re visible in the running community, but also to provide a space for Native runners because I felt like that space wasn’t there. I wanted…

Episode 4 / Carolyn Su

Photo by Tony Luang Grounded with Dinée Dorame · Episode 4 – Carolyn Su “Everyone shows up into the sport for reasons greater than themselves…there is this interconnection that we have through running, because really running is part of the human experience.” Carolyn Su is a runner, storyteller, and the creator of the @DiverseWeRun Instagram…