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Brad spends another week on the bike before risking his calf. Julian tries to gauge his tempo effort before going into isolation. Stewy McSweyn is this week’s special co-host, answering questions about the past year and then shares his training week. The 2022 Cadbury Marathon in Hobart was won by Wayne Spies...
Brad cross-trains through the week. Julian starts the week with a win at the Anglesea Roo Run. Kristian Ulriksen from Norway joins from Barcelona where he ran a road 5k PB at Cursa Del Nassos. He gives a lot of insight to the Ingebrigtsen/Norwegian way of training and some of his...
On Sunday the 26th of June 2022 Transcend Trails is returning to the Avon Valley to offer their eco-friendly trail running event. The route cannot be completed any day of the week due to the large amount of private property permissions and general logistics required. Due to these barriers, there is a lot of excitement around the annual opportunity to explore the region. The race is within an hour of Perth and offers options for all:
Brad has a light week during Christmas while trying to find some structure. Julian whiskey,  makes his return Roo Run Luke Mathews is unveiled as the third member of the upcoming patreon-exclusive with Louis  McAfee and Jess Stenson. Brady & Carly welcome to the world their daughter Olivia Joan. World Athletics announce revisions...
By Len Johnson The years 2020 and 2021 have successively been “a year like no other” (even if 2021 seemed depressingly like 2020). I don’t know about a year like no other, but when it comes to Australia and the Track & Field News annual rankings, 2021 was certainly a year...
By Danielle De Francesco. Article re-published with permission from Pogo Physio.   Iron deficiency is a common problem amongst athletes, particularly female athletes, endurance athletes, and those on a plant-based diet. Iron plays several essential roles in the body, including transportation and delivery of oxygen to working muscles, and energy production. Studies...
The 2022 Australian Summer of Athletics will come to an impressive peak in Sydney, with Athletics Australia and Destination NSW confirming that Sydney Olympic Park will host the Australian Track and Field Championships once again. Amongst the backdrop of the home of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, the 2022 Australian...
Athletics Australia President Jan Swinhoe is delighted to announce the permanent appointment of Peter Bromley as Chief Executive Officer.
how then to assess athletics in 2021. There were good things and bad things to be sure and good and bad monarchs still run the sport. But was 2021 a good year, a bad year, or a first taste of some new normal.
World Athletics has today released its 2022 Label Road Race calendar, a schedule comprising almost 200 races in more than 40 countries across each of the sport's six areas. The calendar kicks off with the 10K Valencia in the Spanish city on 9 January and concludes almost 12 months later on...