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It’s BACK!!! Friday Night Swim Social! 6pm Naples Beach Club

Friday, March 3rd 6pm. WETSUIT LEGAL!! Don’t let the cold stop you:) Time to get “Back in the Water” End your work week with us at our Friday Night Swim Social!! Everyone is invited for a casual swim and beach hang out!! We welcome ALL LEVELS and encourage families to attend. Not a swimmer?? No […]

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“How To” Run Fast: Leapfrog Athletics SIGNATURE WORKOUT

Leapfrog Athletics Signature Workout: The “How To” Run Fast Workout. Have you ever wondered HOW some people run so fast?? How do some runners make it look SO EASY?? What’s their secret?? Leapfrog Athletics is here to break down the Mechanics of Pace Change to help share with everyone the secrets of fast running. We […]

Coach Matt on Video: Perceived Effort

Leapfrog Athletics: Perceived Effort Running

Here Coach Matt talks about Perceived Effort Running while training. Understanding “how” your breathing, shoulders, arm position, & foot strike ALL influence your heart rate. Understanding what you are doing and how that influences your capacity is the key to become a better runner, better athlete. Check back next week for Part 2 of Coach […]

Fitness for a Beer!  Another reason "WHY" people CHOOSE Leapfrog...

Leapfrog Athletics: “Fitness for a Beer”

Leapfrog Athletics: “Fitness for a Beer”  One of our core beliefs.  Why do YOU Run? At Leapfrog we understand that most of us will not be making a living as a runner/triathlete. We focus on providing Top Notch Coaching to the Everyday Athlete!! We believe in “Fitness for a Beer!” What is Fitness for a […]

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Leapfrog Athletics Video: Running Backwards. 3 Reasons WHY.

Leapfrog Athletics: Running Backwards. Here Coach Matt goes over 3 Reasons WHY you should add running backwards to your training program. Do you have shin pain? Struggle with Posture? Trouble picking up your feet??? Adding a Backwards portion to each of your training runs can help correct these common running issues.

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Leapfrog Athletics Video: Stride Length/Form Drills.

Here Coach Matt goes over 2 Form Drills to help with Stride Length & Turnover. Beginner or Advanced, practicing proper Run Form will both enhance performance and help prevent injuries. Leapfrog Athletics: building a strong foundation, gaining efficient turnover and building a proper stride. “Prepare Yourself”

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Leapfrog Athletics: Stride Length. Tip #1

Leapfrog Athletics Run Fundamentals: Stride Length. Run With Purpose. Prepare Yourself. Leapfrog.

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Leapfrog Athletics: Stride Length. Tip #2

Leapfrog Athletics is all about Running Fundamentals. In this Video we talk about creating a more circular stride and the importance of toe position. Run Efficient. Run With Purpose!

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Leapfrog Athletics Video: Hitting YOUR Wall

Here Coach Matt talks about what “the wall” is when running. At Leapfrog we encourage athletes to find their “wall” and then we help you overcome it! We believe in knowledge: Knowing where your limit is, knowing how to push up to and through your obstacles. Be it running, triathlon or life itself…Leapfrog Athletics believes […]

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Leapfrog Athletics Video: CLAM PASS WORKOUT.

What is Power Running? This video shows our Clam Pass Workout, the very definition of Power Running. You’ll see us running THROUGH the water, using our WHOLE BODY to Power Us through the water. Leapfrog Athletics believes in Functional Workouts, here we are learning about Power Running w/a focus on our Run Stride, Arm Position […]

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