EP31 - 7 Insights on Life, Faith and Resiliency from a recent Ultramarathon w/ Leo Gallegos

by Leo Gallegos November 24, 2020

EP31 - 7 Insights on Life, Faith and Resiliency from a recent Ultramarathon w/ Leo Gallegos

Alto by Libertas is inspired by the Italian phrase "Verso l'alto", which means "to the heights", emblematic of the heroic life of Italian mountaineer and social activist Pier Giorgio Frassati. Listen to raw and authentic conversations on Faith, Culture, Fitness and Mission-Driven Entrepreneurship that will help us pursue "the heights" together!


Leo, founder of Libertas, host of Alto and @catholic.running.guy reflects on a recent 50k (31 mile) ultramarathon he completed. He shares 7 insights on life, Faith and resiliency:

  1. Hold on to the vision!
  2. Do it with the Lord.
  3. Find your pace.
  4. Acceptance.
  5. Talk to the Lord from a place of honesty and humility.
  6. Don’t avoid or run from uncomfort face it and break it down.
  7. Battle from a place of gratitude.

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Dope Music:

Dream Catcher by Kevin MacLeod
Leo Gallegos
Leo Gallegos

Leo Gallegos is the founder of Libertas, a Christian apparel brand and content resource for men. After almost a decade in financial services and a short time in higher education at The Catholic University of America, Leo felt God was inviting him to share his love for the beauty and richness of the Faith though Libertas. Leo and his wonderful wife Liz have two young boys and another on the way! They are a military family and currently reside in the Virginia Beach area. Leo is an endurance enthusiast, recently completing two ultra-marathons and is training for his first 100 miler in November. Leo looks forward to sharing more on culture and faith, and how being outdoors, running and hiking, can be great avenues to growth both personally and spiritually. You can read more about Leo, view Libertas' content and shop at libertasalive.com. Follow Libertas and Leo on Instagram @libertas_alive and @catholic.running.guy.

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