Interviews

RT INTERVIEW WITH TAYLOR JOHN: RECORDS MADE  At CAS (Associated Schools of New South Wales, Australia), this year you set a new record in the open 800m with a super fast 1:51.96. Were you expecting to come up with such a big performance and break the previous record set by...
For those who don't know, Nick Symmonds is an elite 800M Runner, World silver medalist, 6 x USA Champion and a 2 x Olympian. He is the man. What is the toughest workout you do on a regular basis? I’d say a tempo generally. I do one on a regular basis, almost every other...
RT Interview with Hugh Williams You recently ran 30.11 at the Burnie 10, finishing 5th overall. Can you share your thoughts on this terrific effort? After running 30:06 at Launceston 10km in June and falling ill days before the Gold Coast 10km, I was fairly desperate to go under 30mins as...
By RT Hey Ben, it’s great catching up with you on the new RT.  Can you tell us where you are currently at with injury, surgery and your running? Thanks Ross, loving the new look of the site. Ok, injuries. I don’t like going on about them too much - but since you...
RT Interview with Craig Huffer: One Step Back, Two Steps Forward Craig you’ve been sidelined most of the season through injury. Can you tell us a bit about it and where you’re currently at in training? Getting struck down for the 6th year running was tough. In 2010, I felt the world...
RT Interview with Josh Harris You recently paced Jess Trengove at the Melbourne Marathon to a history making time of 2:27.45. Can you talk us through your pacing plan and target times?  So before I was aware of Jess’s goal, I was planning to run the race as a tempo run...
RT Interview with Russ Dessaix-Chin: Back on the road again Last Sunday Russ won the Run Australia, Wollongong 12km race. After being seriously injured in February this year, what does it mean to be back out racing and more so running? Well, if I go back eight months to where I...
Milly Clark produced a marathon debut that could just go down as the best ever by an Australian. Clark clocked in at 2:29.07 finishing 3rd in the Amsterdam Marathon yesterday. Thus achieving the qualifier for Rio in outstanding fashion. We’re looking forward to Milly’s next RT Journal, but for now it’s time...
Last Sunday the 18th of October 2015, Josh placed 7th at the Australian Half Marathon Champs in Melbourne with a time of 1:07:06. He is only 16. RT Interview with Joshua Torley Was Sundays result in Melbourne a surprise at all in regards to target times? It was a little quicker than expected but that’s...
Where are you at in your travels? I am currently sitting onboard a flight from Canberra to Brisbane. Having returned from American to Australia in early July, I have spent my time training at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra and Griffith University on the Gold Coast. Although the...