Episode 427: Matt James – Season 25 Bachelor Runs NYC Marathon with Shalane Flanagan

Matt James was on the 25th season of the Bachelor. He was also on Dancing With the Stars. Matt is also the founder of the nonprofit ABC Food Tours which he talks all about in this episode.

Matt ran the NYC Marathon with Shalane Flanagan. This was his fourth marathon, he has now run NYC twice, the Chicago Marathon, and the Boston Marathon. He has a goal to break three hours in the marathon one day so he has big goals going forward!

He has a heart for giving back and finding a purpose in life and that was so fun to hear about in this episode!

What we talked about:

3:05- Catching up about the NYC Marathon

8:00- How Matt got started running marathons

11:10- The marathons that he has run

14:00- Partnership with Lululemon

20:55- His work in real estate

24:10- ABC Food Tours

31:20- His running

40:10- Goal to go sub 3 in the marathon

46:35- Following running

49:40- His takeaways from running the NYC marathon

52:30- End of podcast questions

Show notes:

First Impressions

ABC Food Tours

Matt on Instagram

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