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6th August

Soren Hall

What event are your training for and what is your goal? Longest Day C2C 2019. Goal is to finish before the sun goes down and have fun. What it is your motivation for wanting to achieve this? As an endurance athlete, the C2C is something i have wanted to do for a while. Having recently been posted to Burnham ( yes […]

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5th July

The power of “yet”

“I can’t run to the top of the hill”, “I can’t swim 10 lengths” “We don’t have a cure for my brain tumour” Yesterday I had a great catch up with a good friend of mine Andrew Sloan who I used to do a lot of training and racing with in our university days in […]

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24th June

Sleep- We Just Need More!

Let’s talk sleep…we all wish we had more of it.  After attending a Exercise Recovery Symposium led by some of the greatest minds in the Sports Science Industry, I was made very aware of how important sleep is to…EVERYTHING!!!  If we are not sleeping, we are not recovering, which leads to a raft of problems […]

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4th June

Winter Training Strategies

Training is easy when the sun is shining, the temperatures are warm and the daylight hours are longer. But with winter now officially here, the colder temperatures and darkness setting in before you even get home from work, enthusiasm and motivation can very easily waver. So to help you remain inspired and passionate for your training […]

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6th May

Backroad 200

Awesome. Stunning. Fun. Competitive. Brilliant. Epic. Backroad 200 2018 was amazing with a fantastic three days of cycling Day One: Omarama to Waitaki Dam – 60km. On arrival into Omarama on Friday afternoon the wind was howling, but thankfully the right way! With a tail wind pushing us down the valley we hit some high […]

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26th March

GODZone Ultimate 2018

  A champion team will always beat a team of champions – John McGrath   It’s been over two weeks now since we stood on the finish line of GODZone after 7days 3hrs 2min of racing in the wilderness of Fiordland. Most of the time it didn’t feel like a race, it was more an […]

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19th March

Anna Wylie

What event are your training for and what is your goal? Training for a st Clair half, chch half and the spring challenge What it is your motivation for wanting to achieve this? I just want to get faster and stronger- am currently a bit of a turtle! I also want my son to see how fun it is and to […]

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8th March

Grant Boyd takes on Ironman NZ 2018

  Great to be sitting on the ferry in the Awatere plus lounge (free food, including lamingtons, and drink) on the way home. All good for recovery I am lead to believe. I have had a great time at IMNZ, spent with Leah, friends, supporters and all other competitors.  The atmosphere at the race and […]

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27th February

Amanda Robinson

What event are your training for and what is your goal? Iron Man 1/2 Taupo 2018 & Challenge Wanaka 1/2 2019 (sub 5 1/2 hours) – AND eventually a full Iron Man! Under 12 hours (at least) – because that’s the battery life of my Garmin. What it is your motivation for wanting to achieve […]

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21st February

Coast to Coast 2018

Day one Everything was ready to go, I was ready to take on the Coast to Coast. It would be about giving it everything and trying to do it as fast as possible. I often feel, at the start of a race, that I should have done more training but for once I felt like […]

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