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The Marathon Man: What keeps me going

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Based outside of Washington DC, Ultra-Marathon runner Mike Wardian does this while holding down a fulltime job as an international shipbroker, and as father to two young children.  He was in Australia for the Ultra-Trail [May 2017] in the Blue Mountains of NSW, having just made a visit to Kosovo as a fitness ambassador for […]

The Marathon Man: Setting records

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Mike Wardian ran the World Marathon Challenge last January, setting another record in completing each of the seven marathons in seven continents in seven days in less than three hours.  The American tells Inside Sport how he makes sure all this running doesn’t get monotonous, the 43-year-old has set marathon records on a treadmill, pushing […]

Fun run preparation: Final two week checklist

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Are you training for a fun run? Whether it’s the Bridge to Bridge in Brisbane or the City2Surf in Sydney, there are simple things you can do to the final couple of weeks to ensure you are at your peak on race day. Stick to your training plan! As it gets closer to race day, […]

Fun run etiquette for beginners

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When there’s more than 80,000 runners of varying degrees of experience all bunched up on the start line, like at the City2Surf there’s bound to be those who don’t understand the proper etiquette of fun runs. Believe it or not, there are unwritten rules you should make yourself aware of. Patience is the key For […]

What is a tempo run?

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Whether you’re training for the Gold Coast marathon, Sydney’s City2Surf or even the Brisbane Bridge to Bridge, tempo runs are a great way to increase your speed and stamina for any distance. Tempo runs should be run at a pace slower than you would sprint, but faster than you would pace yourself at if you […]

4 Destinations for a runcation

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Runcation is term that has been coined to described running and holidaying in one. It could be a trip half way around the world to compete in a world-class marathon or an iconic running event to tick off your bucket list. If you’ve never given much though to runcations, here are  four mind-blowing places to spend your […]

What you should know before running the City2Surf?

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City2Surf is touted as the world’s largest fun run. With more than 80,000 entrants  last year, only 67,655 finished. Was Sydney’s 14 kilometre course too challenging with those who dropped out along the way ill-prepared?  To ensure you don’t miss crossing the finish line, these tips will help you prepare for annual event. Start a […]

Meet the Marathon Man – Mike Wardian

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The marathon: sport’s classic test to those seeking to push their limits. Unless you’re Mike Wardian, who cranks one out every other week in all corners of the world – he ran more than two dozen marathons, ultra marathons or longer in 2016, including all six city majors, setting a new record for combined time […]

Preparing for a Marathon the Moneghetti way: Starting out

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Aussie running legend Steve Moneghetti offers some tough-talking advice to runners and Inside Sport on how to approach Australia’s leading road distance running event, the 2017 Gold Coast Marathon. Know your limits “If you’ve already competed in a 10km race, at the Gold Coast event you might choose to run a half-marathon. That’s 21km; a […]