Andrés Cantor, 'Spinner' Spencer's Life, Ultramarathoning Origins

Andrés Cantor, 'Spinner' Spencer's Life, Ultramarathoning Origins

NPR
00:48:38
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About this episode

Announcer Andrés Cantor is famous for his (lengthy) "gol" calls, but there's much more to his life and career. This week on Only A Game, Cantor shares his story of coming to the U.S. as a teenager — and reaching the top of the soccer commentating world. Also, revisiting the deaths of NHL enforcer Brian "Spinner" Spencer and his father. Plus, the story of a man who entered a horse race without a horse ... and invented the sport of trail ultramarathoning. Join us!