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Soft serve & hard work

It is hard to believe that Memorial weekend is here! =) =) =) I write this post while sitting on my back deck listening for Mr. 279 more words

Women's Running

Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon 2015

Last weekend in Sydney was the Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon, a race very close to my heart. Only two years ago in 2013 I ran this race as my first ever half marathon and surprised myself with a sub 2 hour finish time of 1:54. 1,018 more words


Week 4, run 1 : I thought running was supposed to be cheap!

Another run completed and I’m now doing more running than walking in the program which feels good and still manageable. If you’d told me 5 weeks ago that I’d be able to run for 5 minutes up one of my friendly local hills I’d probably have laughed at you! 520 more words

Couch To 5k

The next level..

It’s been a while since I have completed a run in which I have been truly happy with. I ran the Mothers Day Classic a few weeks ago and prior to that I had only really managed a few runs here and there outside with some short sessions on the treadmill. 603 more words

Week 3, run 2 : it seems this is catching

A much better run this time with the technology behaving itself! Sadly my actual distance was much shorter than I thought but I’m assuming that will increase as I spend more time running & less walking :-) 364 more words

Couch To 5k

Maggie Vessey: A Stand Out On The Track.

At Leader of the Track, we love runners who like to take a risk, especially when it comes to on point track apparel. Last Year, Runners World wrote a brilliant article on American, 800m runner, Maggie Vessey who decided to make her mark by not only proving herself as one of the track elite but also as a track style icon, teaming up with high fashion designer Merlin Castell ( 707 more words


What my non-athletic mother taught me about commitment

There are many memories from childhood. One such memory involves my mother’s commitment to ensuring we made it to swim practice. Years later, it still amazes me that she did all of this for us. 377 more words

Women's Running