Zoë Rom Joins UltraSignup’s Trailhead Podcast as New Producer and Co-Host Alongside Buzz Burrell

June 21, 2024

June 21, 2024 — Nashville, TN /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – UltraSignup is thrilled to announce that journalist and podcaster Zoë Rom has joined the Trailhead Podcast as co-host and producer. Rom, a Boulder-based writer and journalist with a passion for outdoor adventure, kicked off her debut episode with an engaging interview alongside co-host Buzz Burrell, featuring guests Mikey Mitch and esteemed trail photographer, race director, and podcast host Luis Escobar. Luis’s races and photography can be found at All We Do is Run.

Zoë Rom brings a wealth of experience and a vibrant storytelling style to the Trailhead Podcast. As a Southern storyteller turned mountain-dweller, Rom hosted and produced the popular DNF podcast and her written work has appeared in Outside, High Country News, Discover, Rock & Ice, Trail Runner, Backpacker, and more. She is a dedicated runner and storyteller who starts every day with a strong cup of coffee.

“I’m thrilled to join the Trailhead Podcast and dive deeper into the voices that make trail running special,” said Rom. “We offer something unique in the world of running podcasts, a multi-voice show that can triangulate experiences and stories that speak to runners where they are, so that they can better connect with the sport, and their world.”

Buzz Burrell, an American runner, outdoor athlete, and businessman, has been a pivotal figure in the trail running world since running his first ultra distance 56 years ago. Known for his innovative Fastest Known Time concept and the creation of running vests while manager of Ultimate Direction, Burrell’s extensive experience and insights continue to enrich the Trailhead Podcast.

“The addition of Zoë Rom brings a fresh and dynamic perspective to the podcast,” said Burrell. “Her journalistic prowess, passion for storytelling, and insightful humor are exactly what we need to capture the essence of our trail running community.”

The Trailhead Podcast is dedicated to exploring the diverse and vibrant world of trail running. From interviews with pro runners, coaches, artists, and race directors, to practical tips and insights into local trail racing across the United States and beyond, the podcast engages both seasoned trail runners and newcomers alike.

For sponsorship opportunities, please reach out to UltraSignup’s VP of Partnerships, Michael Proulx, michael@ultrasignup.com.

Zoë Rom and Buzz Burrell’s collaborative energy promises to deliver captivating content that resonates with the trail running community. Their first episode together has already set a high standard, featuring lively conversations and deep dives into the personal stories of their guests.

For more information about the Trailhead Podcast, visit https://news.ultrasignup.com/the-trailhead-podcast/ and tune in to the latest episodes on your favorite podcast platforms.

Media Contact:

Annemarie Kruse

About the Trailhead Podcast

The Trailhead Podcast is a podcast about and for the trail running community, brought to you by UltraSignup. The Trailhead is here to help runners find their way on the trails. Meet the people and places that make trail running special with deep dives and intimate interviews with the voices that animate the sport – from athletes to coaches, artists and race directors – to share practical tips to take your training and racing to the next level. Wherever you are in your running journey, the Trailhead will meet you where you’re at. Join us, at the Trailhead.

About UltraSignup

UltraSignup is the leading marketplace for discovering, registering, and managing trail running events across the United States. With a mission to promote the spirit of trail running and outdoor adventure, UltraSignup hosts a diverse range of races and events, connecting runners with unforgettable experiences in nature. Founded in 2008, runners can use UltraSignup.com to discover and choose from more than 5000 races. UltraSignup’s weekly newsletter and online publication feature stories from the running community, highlighting runners, race directors, training tips, running destinations, elite competitors, and the growth of the sport.