Sometimes, we need a break from listening to music while training. Crazy, I know... but it does happen - at least with us. So we did some searching for podcasts that would be perfect to listen to while training. Some of the podcasts we found aren't just about fitness and training, but also about self-improvement in general - whether it's about improving your body by hearing interesting training techniques and stories, or by improving your mind by listening to general topics that are interesting to learn more about.
Here is our handpicked list of podcasts that are great to listen to while training:
A podcast that's about fitness and funny at the same time. And you know it's going to be funny when one of the hosts is a comedian! Awesome podcast that's fun to listen to while offering some awesome stories and tips. One of our favourites to listen to right now!
The School of Greatness - Lewis Howes
Lewis Howes is a NYT bestselling author, lifestyle entrepreneur, and former pro athlete. School of Greatness is to shares inspiring stories from the most brilliant business minds, world class athletes and influential celebrities on the planet to help you find out what makes great people great.
The Model Health Show
The Model Health Show is a fun, entertaining, and enlightening look at health and fitness. Shawn is the perfect host to listen to, and with over 250 episodes, there's lots to listen to! He breaks down complex health issues and makes them easy to understand and overcome. Whether it's weight loss, chronic fatigue, diet, exercise, and more.
Stuff You Should Know
These guys are great hosts and know how to explain complex things in a very easy-to-understand way. This podcast series talks about anything. From the quinoa revolution, to how landfills work. They can take any topic, and make it interesting - while adding some funny/quirky comments. We couldn't recommend this one more, especially if you want a podcast to just help broaden the variety of your knowledge.
The Ultimate Health Podcast
Title says it all with this one! This is the ultimate podcast with some awesome hosts who are experts in the health and wellness field. They will teach and inspire you to reach your maximum potential. They dig deep into the most current health information. Topics include nutrition, superfoods, fitness, meditation, and spirituality. Many of the shows feature guest interviews with world-class experts in the health & wellness community. Jesse and Marni will take your health to the next level!
Human Race by Runners World
The popular running blog has a podcast and it is awesome! Obviously geared towards runners, so if you're a one, we recommend you subscribe to this podcast right now! Hosted by Rachel Swaby, Human Race focuses on long-form storytelling. It brings the depth and reporting you’ve come to expect from ambitious features in the magazine - but with the intimate and immersive aspects only audio can provide.
And there ya have it, some awesome podcasts that are great to listen to while training. Just be careful, once you listen to a few episodes - you will get hooked. Enjoy!