Chad Dundas is the author of the acclaimed novels The Blaze and Champion of the World, which was named a 2016 Boston Globe Best Book of the Year as well as a finalist for the David J. Langum Sr. Prize for Historical Fiction and Reading the West Book Awards. His short fiction has appeared in the Beloit Fiction Journal, Sycamore Review, Sou’Wester and Thuglit.

Since 2001, he’s worked as a sportswriter for outlets such as ESPN, The Athletic, NBC Sports, The Sporting News, Bleacher Report and the Associated Press, among others. He is co-host of the weekly Co-Main Event MMA Podcast and an executive producer on the history and true crime podcast Death in the West.

He lives in Missoula with his wife and children.

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