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Fartlek and Low Things in West Auckland – Part 8

© Copyright – 2012 – Athletics Illustrated The long-awaited part eight of Fartlek and Low Things in West Auckland. Written in Commonwealth English, if you...

The Power of the Foot

© Copyright - 2011- Athletics Illustrated One of the most over-looked pieces of the training puzzle by runners that compete over a range of distances...

High mileage and low injury rate – preparing the modern runner for Lydiard

Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated By Rene Borq Injury rates in runners for the past 60 years make depressing reading for any runner and I...

Fartlek & Low Things in West Auckland Part 5

  © Copyright – 2011 – Christopher Kelsall The following installment of Fartlek and Low Things in West Auckland (Part 5) covers, for the most part,...

Renato Canova, Arthur Lydiard Roundtable – Champions Everywhere

Are Canova and Lydiard essentially based on the same underlying principles? Colin Livingstone: Canova is singing out of the same hymn sheet but does not...

The Five Lydiard principles explained

The legendary Arthur Lydiard’s training program is often misunderstood, even by people who believe that they fully understand his methodology. Lydiard training may not be...

Fartlek & Low Things in West Auckland Part 7

  © Copyright – 2011 – Christopher Kelsall Colin Livingstone is a European based writer and illustrator who was a competitive distance runner in New Zealand,...

Rod Dixon Interview

© Copyright - 2008 - Athletics Illustrated Rod Dixon holds court five minutes from downtown Victoria in a rain-soaked, gravel parking lot at the back...

Dr. Peter Snell, Olympic Gold Medalist

Running Times Magazine wrote a great article on Sir Peter Snell. Track fans probably know well that he broke several world records in middle...

Fartlek & Low Things in West Auckland Part 6

  © Copyright – 2011 – Christopher Kelsall Colin Livingstone is a Europe-based writer and illustrator who was a competitive distance runner in New Zealand, representing...