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Nov 22

Calling (More) Strong Women!

Real Women Real Adventures

How many strong women do you know? If you asked me, I would respond by saying every woman is a strong woman (because it’s true!). And while it’s a word your girlfriends might use to describe you, it’s a word we rarely use to describe ourselves. Kind, considerate, generous, loyal and giving are, I suspect, all […]

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Aug 10

A Step-by Step Guide to Your First Triathlon

Training and racing

Your first triathlon

You’ve entered your first triathlon – congratulations!You may have watched a friend compete in a triathlon before. But competing in one is a very different experience from watching one. You’ve never had to worry about where to go and what to do on race day.Let’s walk step-by-step through the process so you can line up […]

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Jul 20

Just say yes

Real Women Real Adventures

Just say yes

It happened 20 minutes into the first session on the Friday evening at training camp.I was at Snow Camp; a training camp to help prepare participants for the Big Foot Snow Trail Marathon (Australia’s first marathon on snow) at Falls Creek in September.Bruce started discussing gear requirements for the race — specifically how to walk and run […]

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