Category: running

3 ‘mid race’ tips to avoid the ‘Ironman shuffle’

3 ‘mid race’ tips to avoid the ‘Ironman shuffle’

We’ve all had that dead leg feeling when you get off the bike and start the run. You know the one. When your brain is in run mode but your body is still in cycle mode and your legs seem to have forgotten how to […]

90% of triathletes don’t know about this little trick…

90% of triathletes don’t know about this little trick…

Caroline was training for Ironman UK. The race was a couple of months away but she had a major calf problem and needed a fast solution.   She was struggling to run more than 30 minutes and had to figure out how to balance dealing […]

How to KILL your results – guaranteed?

How to KILL your results – guaranteed?

If there’s one thing that’s guaranteed to prevent you from getting results, it’s one of what I like to call the Silent Performance Gremlins (SPGs). There are three of them in your body and between them, they are responsible for most of the injuries you […]

The SPGs that are secretly sabotaging your performance? (part 1)

The SPGs that are secretly sabotaging your performance? (part 1)

  We’ve all had that feeling, when training is going really well, then all of a sudden you have a period of time when you seem to be hit by one injury after another, or your training just doesn’t seem to be going well, no […]

The WORST Way to Build Balance For Running?

The WORST Way to Build Balance For Running?

Techniques like the ones displayed in this video are the exact reason why runners get so many injuries. Balance is not something you can teach your body by “squeezing”, “engaging” or “screwing” your muscles to make them switch “on”. In fact, just by trying, you’re […]

#1 Critical Training Tip Newbie Triathletes Must Know to Perform Better

#1 Critical Training Tip Newbie Triathletes Must Know to Perform Better

When you’re new to any sport, it can seem a little daunting if you’re trying to learn new techniques, and trying to learn three at once only triples the issue. Here’s my top tip to help ease the stress: #1 Tip: Your body isn’t moving […]

Is Your Training Building Strength or Stiffness?

Is Your Training Building Strength or Stiffness?

  When fitness lovers think of strength training, they might think of traditional movements like deadlifts, squats, push-ups and pull ups, or they might even think of core specific strength training movements like curls, crunches or the plank. Then they get stuck into the rut […]

Improving Speed Fundamentals Expert Triathletes Need to Know

Improving Speed Fundamentals Expert Triathletes Need to Know

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How to Push Past the 4 Scientific Evidence Issues That Stop Most Newbie Triathletes

How to Push Past the 4 Scientific Evidence Issues That Stop Most Newbie Triathletes

Most adults that take up the sport of triathlon do so having done a lifetime of other sports. Over this lifetime those people will have accrued many bumps and scrapes that have led to an accumulation of muscle tightness. Injury may have prevented them from […]

A Little Thing…Like Tight Muscles?

A Little Thing…Like Tight Muscles?

When I’m trying to describe to folks what I do, I’ve tried using the titles; Movement Therapist, Mobility Coach, Soft-Tissue Therapist, Personal Trainer and many more, but now, when people ask, I say this: I’m a Muscle Tightness Specialist. You see muscle tightness is the […]