Training of famous runners

Training of famous runners

Training of famous runners

Three-time Olympic gold medalist – The Training of Peter Snell

Profile Snell won three Olympic gold medals during his career, including winning both the 800 and 1500 metres at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. D.O.B: December 17th, 1938, New Zealand. Previous World record over 800, 1000m & Mile. Olympic 800m Gold,...

“The marathon is my only girlfriend” – Training of famous runners: Toshihiko Seko

Toshihiko Seko - Article by Mark Tucker - Runner's Tribe "The marathon is my only girlfriend. I give her everything I have." This, Seko’s most infamous quote, wasn’t given in jest: he was deadly serious. Toshihiko Seko – one of the...

First Under 3:30 – The Training of Steve Cram

The Training of Steve Cram © 2017 Runner’s Tribe, all rights reserved. "Despite what some coaches might say, the majority of past successes were built on a sound endurance background forged by most on the mud and hills of strength-building cross-country...

2:15.25 – The Training of Paula Radcliffe

2:15.25 - The Training of Paula Radcliffe © 2017 Runner’s Tribe, all rights reserved. “From my training I can get a good idea of what I'm capable of” - Paula Radcliffe  A lot of the below information about the training of Paula...

‘Flying Finn’ – The Training of Lasse Viren

‘Flying Finn’  –  The Training of Lasse Viren © 2017 Runner’s Tribe, all rights reserved.  A lot of the below information about the training of Lasse Viren was taken from the book ‘Running with the legends’, by Michael Sandrock, unless otherwise...

‘The Best Ever’ – The Training of Hicham El Guerrouj

‘The Best Ever’ - The Training of Hicham El Guerrouj © 2017 Runner’s Tribe, all rights reserved. The Best Ever? - with 2 Olympic golds, 4 world championship golds and multiple world records; it is hard to argue against El Guerrouj’s claim to...

“Kenya’s Flying Policeman” – The Training of Kipchoge “Kip” Keino

“Kenya’s Flying Policeman”  -  The Training of Kipchoge “Kip” Keino 2017 Runner's Tribe, all rights reserved  A lot of the below information about the training of Kip Keino was taken from the book ‘Running with the legends’, by Michael Sandrock, unless...

Lasse Viren: Legends of Athletics Key Sessions – 50 x 100 meters all-out

Lasse Viren: Legends of Athletics Key Sessions 50 x 100 meters all-out By Mark Tucker - Runner's Tribe Quietly spoken and introverted off the track, Lasse Viren turned into a mighty warrior on it, becoming one of the most successful Olympians of all-time....

“An animal” – Training of Famous Runners, Steve Jones

Training of Famous Runners, Steve Jones Article by Sam Burke - Runner's Tribe  A lot of the below information about the training of Steve Jones was taken from the book ‘Running with the legends’, by Michael Sandrock, unless otherwise stated. We...

Training of Famous Runners – Rosa Mota

Training of Famous Runners - Rosa Mota Article by Sam Burke - Runner's Tribe A lot of the below information about the training of Rosa Mota was taken from the book ‘Running with the legends’, by Michael Sandrock, unless otherwise stated....

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