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Catch all the latest from all our track and field stars as they discuss everything from their personal training sessions to updates on their athletic journey.

By Joshua Papanikolaou Joel Pocklington did not fail an attempt on his way to defending his national pole-vault title yet he could not carry on jumping towards a personal best. Only a few months since losing his father to cancer, Joel battled back from injury to claim his third consecutive Australian...
Berlin was again good to me this year. I came into the race wanting to run a PB and I believe I was in the shape to do so, I didn’t manage that but I am happy nonetheless. As I was coming up to the line I could see the...
Early on September 12th, I found myself at the starting line of my third Ironman competition at Wisconsin. I had trained for many years to get there, but my goal was to qualify for Kona 2022. There was only 1 way to guarantee my spot at Kona, I had to win my age group.
Melbourne Track Club | My Journey by Sam Spicer Hi, I’m Sam, I’m 20 years old and this time last year I had no idea about the running community, I didn’t know about Athletics Victoria competition, about training groups, I hadn’t heard of running flats, and thought spikes were only for...
In mid to late 2016 Sean Guiney and I rather jokingly set ourselves two season goals: get a photo showing us keeping up with an Olympian at training; and be asked to write an article for RunnersTribe.   The first was achieved in a matter of weeks, largely thanks...
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Just letting everyone know I’m still alive. I spent 2 full months on crutches with no weight-baring at all. From there I was allowed to walk around for a ryan gregsonmonth to strengthen my ankle joint and calf and increase my range of the joint that was reduced due...
The Commercial Hotel in Kerang, a rural town in Victoria’s Mallee region, is as unlikely a site for a High-Performance Training Centre as you could find. Yet it may have a claim to being Australia’s first such facility.
Happy New Year to everyone!! This is a time when a lot of Australian’s find themselves eating and drinking a little too much over this festive period while a large group of runner’s from all over Australia make their way up to the mountains and other training camps around...
Congrats to everyone who made our World Cross team! It’s great to see Australian selectors fielding teams in all events to be contested in Poland later this month. I watched a video of the WXC trials on Runners Tribe and it’s great to see plenty of people running well...