With the 70.3 World Championships this weekend and the end of the year containing many of the Championship races, it's timely for those preparing to compete to remember to keep a level head and trust in your training. Earlier this year I was fortunate enough to watch the Australian national road race titles from the comfort of my lounge room chair. It was a warm day throughout Victoria and Ballarat was no exception with the mercury hitting the mid 30’s for... Read more.
Momentum Endurance Coaching had athletes racing in 3 events over the weekend. Trails, duathlons and a half marathon were in order and the boys did well. Wonderland Trail run It was great to have David Cunningham back in the fold racing after a string of bad luck earlier in the year. He used the 20k trail run in the Grampians of Victoria as a good hit out in his build towards his first Ironman later this year in Busselton. Welcome back... Read more.
Goals are an important part of living. They give us purpose to explore, learn and grow ourselves into the beings we aspire to be. Why is it then that many fall short in the pursuit of these goals? Yes there are an array of factors in our lives that need our attention. Family, friends, career ambitions and you can continue to add what is relevant to you. Whatever you value you will give your attention to and this will be... Read more.
Hazelwood 100 and triathlon festival We saw the beginning of the tri season kick off last weekend at the Hazelwood pondage for the LVTC annual 'winter triathlon'. A great venue 2hrs east of Melbourne that lends itself to year round triathlon on account of the water being the cooling pond for the nearby power station. MEC had 7 athletes racing across the Sprint, Olympic, '100' (2x Olympic distance) and swim events. Les Toth, Stephen Hempel and Stacey De Bono did the... Read more.
The weekly racing is set only to increase as we head closer to the beginning of the tri season in the Southern Hemisphere Last weekend we had Adrian Polidano and Les Toth racing the Western Suburbs Tri Club duathlon. Both are targeting races in the 16/17 Tri season and they are showing that progress is being made with their results improving each race. The WSTC puts on great local events and we thank them and their volunteers for running them. Angelo Bonacci is back... Read more.
In this day and age of information we have come to a point where you can make a case on anything. You can go and collect data to support your claim and testimonials from those who have reaped benefits from said topic. Google will help you out with your point also. Then on the flip side you can do exactly the same on the opposite side of said topic with no shortage of information to support it. There are 2... Read more.