Volunteers – The Unseen Heroes

Volunteers – The Unseen Heroes

Its very easy to get caught up in a blaze of glory as you cross that finish line. And deservedly so… you’ve worked hard, trained and delivered. However, endurance sports wouldn’t be what they are without one key element – Volunteers. These are true heroes who give all the support they can without expecting anything in return. They do it just to be a part of the event, to express their appreciation for what YOU do. Their enthusiasm is greater than those fans who throng to stadium. They don’t take sides. They provide encouragement that is genuine and unconditional. They don’t get paid, and that’s just fine with them. If you’re an athlete, you need to remember that these volunteers are your biggest fan base! We think...

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Million Dollar Baby – The Movie

Million Dollar Baby – The Movie

If there’s one movie people like us need to watch, it’s this one. This isn’t one of those Rocky Balboa type of movies… This is is real, hard and has a way of getting inside you. If you’re an athlete, or training to become one, you’ll relate to this movie on so many levels. There are lessons to be learned here, words of good advice and sheer inspiration. And then there are those incredible magic moments. Here are just a few quotes from the movie… Don’t worry, there are no spoilers that’ll ruin it for you: If there’s magic in boxing, it’s the magic of fighting battles beyond endurance, beyond cracked ribs, ruptured kidneys and detached retinas. It’s the magic of risking everything for a dream...

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Norseman Film 2011

Norseman Film 2011

You have to respect the toughest Triathlon Event in the World. Its more than an Ironman. See the supeb video of this year’s event. And please watch it in HD – Totally worth it! Now once you’ve watched it, tell us if it makes it to your bucket list.   Official website: http://nxtri.com/

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Nutrition is the Key

Nutrition is the Key

This is the fuel you run on. And what you put inside your body is critical to your performance. This section has all the resources you need and answers to all your questions – There are articles, videos, podcasts, calculators… Now the only question is – how serious are you?

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Gear Time

Gear Time

Gotta love our gear!  And why not? We’ve worked hard to deserve it!  From the latest in GPS watches, to Cyclometers, to Running Shoes, feast your eyes on these goodies…   This time around, we have the GarminForerunner® 610 – A touchscreen GPS-enabled watch that supports customizable data screens and advanced training plans.

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