Rotorua Marathon Blog: How You Should Feel When Training for a Marathon

By Hayden Shearman // How should you feel when training for a marathon? The short answer is this: tired. Training for a marathon is hard work. Your body will be experiencing a physical stress that is comparable in many ways to pregnancy or long term illness. You’ll have muscle pain, stiffness, cramping, blisters, raw skin[…]

Kiwi Running Show – 022 – Auckland Marathon

We catch all the action at the 2016 Auckland Marathon including a sit-down chat with men’s winner and debut marathoner Oska Inkster-Baynes. We also catch up on news from the World Masters Athletics Champs and fast flying juniors in local athletics. In training talk Hayden shares his tips for recovering from a major race like[…]

Rotorua Marathon Blog: How to Avoid Running Injuries

Running injuries typically don’t involve any broken bones or blood or even bruising; they’re nagging pains or discomfort that can make running torturous and put a major road block on our marathon training journeys. As with most things, preventing running injuries is always better than looking for a cure. So how exactly do you avoid[…]