Interviews

Jessica Trengove crushed the Rio qualifying time at the 2015 Melbourne Marathon in October when she won in a time of 2:27.45. She ran a two and a half minute personal best time and the sixth-fastest time by an Australian woman ever. What does it mean to you do be...
Runner's Tribe caught up with joint 800m Australian Record Holder (1:44.40), Alex Rowe for a chat. The 24-year old, Rowe is one of Australia's greatest running talents with boundless potential yet to be truly tapped. Rowe's outlook on success and life has evolved through coming to terms with the...
Tani Ruckle is Australia’s 12th fastest female marathon runner of all-time. Introduction by Len Johnson First, she couldn’t run. Then she couldn’t run without outside pacemaker assistance. Then – well, OK, she could run, but she was just some slightly wacky Canadian fitness trainer with the crazy ambition of representing Australia. Running...
Q&A WITH ISABELLA THORNTON-BOTT CAPTAIN OF UTS NORTH ATHLETICS CLUB AND YOUNG ATHLETE ON THE RISE By Caitlin Murdock - Runner's Tribe Rising star Isabella (Izzy) trains under coach Ben Liddy at Central Performance Track (NSW) and with Dave Costello at The Right Fit PT Performance.  Izzy is a middle distance...

ALTITUDE

ALTITUDE | A column by Jaryd Clifford – Runner’s Tribe “It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.” Sir Edmund Hillary In the mountains, even the strongest stumble. Every step is gruelling, every breath a battle. It is an environment that demands courage. It is a place where only the toughest survive. It...
Jordan Gusman - DATE OF BIRTH - 30 JAN 1994 Personal Bests to date DISCIPLINE PERFORMANCE WIND PLACE DATE RECORDS 200 Metres 25.75 -1.5 Gold Coast (AUS) 19 JUN 2011 300 Metres 36.15 Gold Coast (AUS) 25 NOV 2011 400 Metres 48.89 Sydney (AUS) 14 OCT 2012 600 Metres 1:20.17 Gold Coast (AUS) 24 FEB 2012 800 Metres 1:48.65 Canberra (AUS) 16 APR 2016 1500 Metres 3:37.97 Huelva (ESP) 14 JUN 2017 One Mile 3:57.29 Sydney (AUS) 23 DEC 2017 3000 Metres 7:52.82 Sydney (AUS) 11 NOV 2017 5000 Metres 13:48.56 Canberra...
Road to Rio Interview with Genevieve LaCaze: 3,000m Steeplechase & 5,000m Genevieve LaCaze is in the form of her life, which is a result of consistent, quality training guided by her coach and Melbourne Track Club founder, Nic Bideau. Over the last two months, LaCaze has run seven consecutive personal...
Kendra Hubbard DATE OF BIRTH 29 SEP 1989 Distance: 100-400m Personal Bests DISCIPLINE PERFORMANCE WIND PLACE DATE RECORDS 100 Metres 11.83 +1.5 Brisbane (AUS) 03 DEC 2017 200 Metres 23.74 +0.7 Canberra (AUS) 27 JAN 2018 400 Metres 53.44 Canberra (AUS) 26 JAN 2018 4x100 Metres Relay 45.36 Adelaide (AUS) 21 FEB 2015 4x400 Metres Relay 3:51.59 Melbourne (AUS) 11 DEC 2014   Where are you currently at with your training and what are the next few races on the...
Earlier this year Runner's Tribe interviewed James Templeton to gain a unique insight into the world of one of the sports top agents. Athlete agent James Templeton is living no ordinary life. In the mid-nineties, Templeton was a Sydney based financial analyst. Today, he travels the world with the likes of...
The below interview is thanks to Neil MacDonald, who caught up with Chris Wardlaw in January 2002.  With Neil's permission, the interview has been restored so that today's generation can appreciate and learn from one of Australia's greatest ever coaches. Neil MacDonald managed the Geelong Region Cross Country team from 2000-2007. (Photos...
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