Random thoughts endurance athletes have when training
About Us

Random thoughts of a distance runner

I have always maintained that endurance athletes (I included myself in that statement even if right now my distances are short in comparison) are a little bit and sometimes a lot crazy. We tend to ...
ActiveEquip Blog Be Kind Kindness is Free
About Us


Have you heard the saying, "Kindness is free – so sprinkle that shit everywhere"? This can apply in many ways, especially as we rapidly approach a traditionally crazy and busy time of year. We don'...
ActiveEquip Blog Daylight Savings Time
About Us

Daylight Training

It is no secret that home for us in Melbourne. We love our leavy greenwedge suburb, hilly as it is, it really is home for us. Because we are in Melbourne we are now officially on Daylight Savings T...
Geronimo moving forward assessing the current situation - ActiveEquip
About Us


I want to write about “Does it make you happy”, but honestly, I just can’t and something I have always strived to do is be honest (I have not always been perfect at this, but I have always tried...
Embrace your inner force and determination - ActiveEquip
About Us

Embrace the Force

There is a saying that I love. “Running is a mental sport. And yes, we are all insane.” I am not sure who said it initially, but it often rings true for me. It resonates with me. It ties in perfect...
When the worst happens - COVID and running - ActiveEquip
About Us

Crap .... It's Happened ....

Last week I went to an incredible conference with some amazing people and heard some super brilliant people talk – Anna Meares and Justin Jones, just to name two. I came away inspired, as I always ...
How to keep motivated - keep moving forward - ActiveEquip
About Us

Keeping The Motivation Alive

Finding motivation to train, achieve and set your goals can sometimes be VERY elusive. I am sure we have all been there. It doesn’t even have to be motivation to train. It could be motivation to...
Our top tips to stop chafing and blisters - ActiveEquip
About Us

Our Top Tips to Stop Chafing

Let’s face it chafing really does suck – sometimes at the time, it happens and especially in the shower afterwards! We all know that face you make when the water and sweat combine and hit all those...
Finding your finish line and achieve your goals - ActiveEquip
About Us

Finding Your Finish Line

It’s fairly safe to say that the last 12 months have taught us a lot of lessons and knocked us on our butt a lot. They have shown us both the best and the worst of people and situations. Above all,...