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Andrew Vontz


Andrew Vontz (AV) is a former Strava executive, a communications advisor, and the creator and host of the Choose the Hard Way podcast. He has a deep passion for endurance sports and has competed in various endurance events over the years. In 2004, Andrew was introduced to gravel cycling when he participated in the Trans Iowa race - a 350+ mile gravel race dreamed up by Jeff Kerkove and Guitar Ted in Cedar Valley, Iowa. Andrew's podcast focuses on exploring the theme of endurance and possibility, encouraging his listeners to choose the hard way and push beyond their limits.
  1. The Tuesday Media Diet with Andrew Vontz (2021-06-01)
  2. The Spirit of Gravel Edition (2022-10-20)