Run clothing layers and what to do and what to wear with ActiveEquip
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Embrace the Chilly Vibes: Mastering the Art of Layering for Cold-Weather Running

As winter descends upon the beautiful landscapes of Australia, runners face a unique challenge: staying warm and safe without compromising their performance or worse overheating. The key lies in la...
Random thoughts endurance athletes have when training
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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 ...
Setting your running goals with ActiveEquip

Stop Making Resolutions

Yep, it’s a bold statement. Stay with me as I explain. I am writing this at the dawn of a brand-new year. This means the talk of New Year Resolutions is abundant and a little daunting, to be honest...
ActiveEquip Blog Daylight Savings Time
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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...
Running outdoors in spring - how to avoid the magpies - ActiveEquip
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Spring has Sprung

So it’s Spring… Have you got your armoured hat at the ready? Yep, its officially Magpie season. For runners, cyclists, walkers and outdoor people everywhere it’s the time of year where nightmares c...
Guest Blog by Em Donker - What happens to your running form as you fatigue - ActiveEquip
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What Happens to Your Running Form as You Fatigue - Guest Blog by Emily Donker

Emily (we super affectionately call her Em 😉) Is one of the world’s nicest humans. She is a super knowledgeable and qualified podiatrist, running and triathlon coach and Pro Triathlete! She shar...
Geronimo moving forward assessing the current situation - ActiveEquip
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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...
Winter running training blues and what to do about them - ActiveEquip
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Winter Training Blues

Let me set the scene – it’s 7.30 in the morning and it’s still pitch black outside. The rain is alternating between pelting down and a depressing drizzle. You can see each and every breath in fr...
What a Buff is and our top uses for a Buff - ActiveEquip
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My Top Buff Uses

Buffs really are awesome, I swear there are 101 uses for them, but I have narrowed my favourite uses down in the following video! Have a watch and see exactly how I normally and regularly ...