With the launch of the new Kinvara 9, we asked four-time Olympian, Benita Willis to take them for a test run. Here is what she had to say: As an elite athlete, I've worn (and loved) Saucony shoes for many years, including training in Boulder (Colorado) leading up to the 2012 London Olympics. ...
"I find it ironic, that when I was younger, I got discharged from the army due to not passing my fitness test, now I'm the fittest I have ever been and run faster than that fitness test in my daily training runs." 33-year-old, Luke Brodrick's weight had spiraled out of control and tipping ...
"I was medically discharged from the NSW Police Force, diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and my life felt as though it was not worth living". It was at the darkest point in her life, struggling with her mental health, her weight and mourning the loss of her policing career that Kate ...
Our friends at Run 4 Your Life have taken the Liberty ISO runners for a test drive. Read the full review below: Saucony has recently launched their all new Liberty ISO, which contains all the features of their highly popular Freedom ISO, but offers a slightly more supportive alternative. R4YL had the pleasure of trialling the ...
With the launch of the new Peregrine 8, we asked ultrarunner, Dan Ribu to take them for a test run as he prepares for the Ultra Trail Australia 100km race in May. Here's what he had to say. In Chinese culture, the number 8 is a lucky number, and in 2018, the number ...
Photography Grand Trail Michael (Mick) Thwaites is a 44-year-old concreter from Brisbane who leads anything but an ordinary life, regularly competing in ultra-marathons, including his most recent victory in the gruelling Coast to Kosciusko Race. Mick ran the second fastest time in the 240km event's history. Since taking up running in 2012, Mick ...
It's a well-known fact that at the start of each year gyms benefit tremendously from the predictable flood of new members who decide their New Year's Resolution is to lose weight. It explains the enormous price drop on memberships post Christmas, and excuses most from feeling guilty about indulging in more Christmas nosh (yum, ...
Tim Rea is a 28-year-old Professional Triathlete who currently travels between Sydney and Miami (USA) to train and compete. Tim has always been a runner but started competing in triathlon three years ago. Training as a Pro Triathlete sees Tim running anywhere from 50 to 120kms per week. Tim's most recent competition being the Ironman ...
Tash Davies is a 28-year-old, Melbourne-based, student teacher who only took up running two years ago and since July has already competed in three marathons, including the prestigious NYC Marathon. Finding herself elated yet alone at the end of the "Bucket List" race, Tash turned to her online running community to celebrate her triumph and her story. ...