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Top 10 Things Comrades Runners Don’t Want To Leave Behind

During the final stages of preparation for a big race there are a multitude of things going through our heads! In theory the tapering period should be the most exciting part of preparation, since all the hard work is behind us. The reality though is that our heads...

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Miraculous recovery – “walking on” water

Aqua running, or deep water running, has become a staple for a lot of professional runners, and many an injured runner has become aware of the powers of aqua running to not only maintain fitness when injured, but also so supplement regular training in a far more forgiving environment and in doing so adding to the weekly training volume.

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Can anyone run the Comrades?

(As seen in the December 2016 issue of Destiny Man magazine) It’s late May, just after five in the morning, outside it is pitch black and you are gearing up for a long day of watching one of the most South African events one can find. Its Comrades morning and with a...

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