We’ve always wondered: how do sponsorships for runners work? Cash? Gear? Bitcoin?

On his popular YouTube channel, Chris Mocko cleared up some of the otherwise opaque dynamics behind making a living from, well, the road.  (Spoiler: it’s a mix of cash, incentive bonuses, gear, and reimbursements for various expenses. But go ahead, give it a watch).

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