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Athlete Profile – James Pretto

Today's Athlete's profile is James Pretto. James is travelling to Townsville (from Melbourne) for his first Adventurethon, he is ready for a great weekend. He is a man of few words, but big heart. We look forward to seeing how he goes on the Adventurethon...

Lower back pain in the Adventurethoner

Thanks again to Daina Clark (Senior Podiatrist and Bootcamp Instructor) for this article on lower back pain. Do you suffer lower back pain when Adventurethon’ing on the mountain bike? Well you are not alone. A Norwegian study in 2010 of 109 elite cyclists found that over...

Athlete Profile – Jo Koy

Athlete Profile - Jo Koy. Next instalment of Athlete Profiles is on Jo Koy. A local Townsvillian, Jo is almost always found on a track, trail, or ski anywhere around the north, proving that women can achieve anything if they just make a plan to get there. With...

Women making a mark in Adventurethon

Since the beginning, Adventurethon has included women in the races. Adventurethon has always been about providing family friendly and inclusive challenges, with something for every fitness level and ability. But as a sport that was predominantly enjoyed by men, the male/female ratio was skewed towards...

Athlete Profile – Troy Ogilvie

Today's Athlete Profile is on Troy Ogilvie. Troy has done both Magnetic Island and Townsville (National Challenge) Adventurethons before and is heading back to Townsville to participate in July 4th's Adventurethon National Challenge. A very active guy, it was most impressive realising that he drives...

Breathing

This is a great article on BREATHING written by Bill Johnson. Breathing Bill Johnson 13 April 2007 All elite athletes know that imposing any exercise program on a dysfunctional body only worsens dysfunction. You first have to analyze each person’s unique posture and structure and design a program...