Josiah Hesse on the Convergence of Cannabis, Science and Sports in “Runner’s High”

Colorado’s Front Range region has a very active community of endurance athletes. It also has a significant subculture of cannabis enthusiasts. But how much do the two groups overlap?

More than you may imagine.

That’s according to Runner’s High; How a Movement of Cannabis-Fueled Athletes is Changing the Science of Sports – a book by Denver-based journalist and runner Josiah Hesse. The author will present his book at The Boulder Book Store, Wednesday, February 16th at 6:30pm.

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This interview originally broadcast in October of 2021.