We just finished a weekend supporting our SQUADRUN athletes (or athemaletes as Ngaire will sometimes call herself) at the beautiful and gruelling Ultra Trail Australia. In the post race celebration posts one thing that has struck me is that this really isn’t just about running. It isn’t glitzy, it’s about facing your own demons and showing how Read more about Ngaire a 100km Ultra-marathoner![…]
Ultra Trail Australia is drawing near and tapering is upon us. Taper you ask? What is this mythical taper? Many athletes would love a bit of guidance in this area. To this end SQUADRUN has compiled the following post to help you get it right. This article is a culmination of advice from our athletes Read more about UTA, Let’s run it![…]
Sooo You’ve Signed Up For AN Ultra-marathon Whaaattt?? You are going to RUN an Ultra-marathon for FUN?! Well, since you’ve signed yourself up for 42+ kms of running we might as well give you some advice to help you get there from the people who have been there done that. I’m actually going to start Read more about The Do’s and Don’ts of Running an Ultra[…]
We all know that we SHOULD do it. So let’s get rolling to help us with recovery and injury prevention. Here are some handy links: Oh, and here’s a song to play whilst you do it, if you need some rollspiration!