By Hayden Shearman // Things go a bit nutty in the build up to Christmas. We shop and work and party like the world will end on December 25, often leaving […]
By Hayden Shearman // Every year 2.2 million people finish a marathon. This may sound a lot but compare it to the 5.3 billion adults on the planet and suddenly, […]
By Hayden Shearman // This is the first blog of a fortnightly series all about getting you trained up and raring to go for the 2016 Lion Foundation Rotorua Marathon […]
By Hayden Shearman // Compared to the mountains that surround it, the Queenstown Marathon course looks decidedly flat. Its meandering riverside trails, long straight country roads, and million dollar lakefront […]
There comes a time in every runner’s career when injuries and niggles catch up on the many miles of pounding hard pavements, leaving you confined to the deep end of the […]
With just a week to go till race day I have good news and bad news for you.
First the bad news … don’t tell all the people sprinting up and down Oriental Parade but it’s kinda too late to start increasing the training. Anything too strenuous that you do between now and Sunday 22 February will likely just make your legs feel heavier on race day.
Now for the good news … you can pretty much take it easy for the remainder of your training block for Cigna Round the Bays. Yay!
By Hayden Shearman // With just three weeks till the starter gun goes off at Frank Kitts Park for the 2015 Cigna Round the Bays, now is the time to add some speed […]