10 February 2017

Wellington Member’s Home

Welcome back [MM_Member_Data name='firstName']!

This is the home page for all TempoFit Wellington Members.

Here you'll find all the info about your TempoFit season, plus STRONG videos, drills videos, downloadable training plans and links to helpful resources.

Got any questions? Please contact our TempoFit Wellington coordinator Jo Murray on jo@athleticswellington.org.nz and 021 976116.

Be sure to join the Wellington TempoFit Facebook Group and join in the banter and inspiration!

Remember your workout location options for the Late Summer 2017 Season are as follows (note the slightly earlier start and finish times for Khandallah): 

  • Tawa (6-7am TLC Mondays and ACCELERATE Thursdays) - Coach: Ness
  • Khandallah (6:25-7:20am TLC Tuesdays and ACCELERATE Thursdays) - Coach: Sean

 

AUTUMN 2017: RESULTS & TRAINING PACES

Here are your time trial results and associated training paces:

5k Time Trial Results_7-8Jun2017

5k Time Trial Results_10-11May2017

Wellington Race Pace - Autumn 2017

Wgtn VO2max Relays - Autumn 2017

 

LATE SUMMER 2017: RESULTS & TRAINING PACES

Here are your time trial results and associated training paces:

FINAL TIME TRIAL: 2017 Late Summer 3k Time Trial - 13 April

INITIAL TIME TRIAL: 2017 Late Summer 3k Time Trial

Wgtn - Late Summer 5k & 3k Intervals

If you need to update your training paces, please use our calculator.

Find info on upcoming Sunday Group Runs.

WHAT'S NEW ON TEMPOFIT.ORG?

Recent Strong Workouts

Strong: 027 – Happy Hips

Our hips are a key hinge point from which we can produce power, but if they are wake can lead to all sorts of instabilities and injury risks. This short workout will target common weak areas and also give the abs a little going over.  

Strong – 026 – Plank Like You’ve Never Planked Before

It’s to plank like it’s 1999! The ability to hold yourself in strong, postural correct position when parallel to the ground is a great way of making you strong when running upright. A little bit of core work and targeted strength training can get the areas that running on its own typically doesn’t reach. And this[…]

Strong: 025 – The Essentials

A short workout targeting some of the essential muscle groups for developing a smooth and stable running style. Sweat rating: 2/5 No gear required.

Blogs, Podcasts & Training Tips

Workout of the Week: 058 – Repeats #1

Welcome to the wonderful world of REPEATS!!! All throughout November we’ll be hitting repeat workouts that are designed to get you moving smoother and faster. This week is an intro to that style of workout that you can tweak to suit your fitness levels.  WHAT? 10x 1 minute @ 3k to mile effort (adapted to[…]

Are you struggling with your marathon prep?

  Many of our TempoFit listeners and readers are prepping for marathons and half marathons right now. I’ve talked to several runners lately who are worried because they’re tired and the long runs aren’t feeling good. If this is you, what can you do?   1. Remember, that this is normal. For most marathoners and[…]

Dealing with Setbacks

// By Hayden Shearman // In the space of 14 days I’ve lost four days out with a cold and two (so far) with a tweaked neck. Super frustrating! But, as runners, it can be easy to get down about these setbacks. So how can we deal with them when they do come along? Here[…]

DOWNLOADS

Here's your training plan (click to download PDF). Print it out, paste it to your fridge or save it to your phone and use it to remind you of what's coming up, to guide your running outside of TempoFit and to track the training you do (very useful for future reference!):

2017 Autumn Wellington Training Plan - 10k

2017 Autumn Wellington Training Plan - Half Marathon

2017 Autumn Wellington Training Plan - Full Marathon