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10 Tips to the 10k

10 Tips for the 10k:  Leapfrog Athletics presents our Race Strategy for the 10k distance.  We wish you all the best:  may the road be kind, your pace be swift and the finish line find you fulfilled!!  Here is our Best Advice for your pre-race check: 1.  Arrive EARLY on race day, don’t be late […]

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 […]

Coach Matt: Taking Inventory

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!

Running Posture: Muscle Vs. Bone. Understanding the Difference.

At Leapfrog Athletics we focus on the FUNDAMENTALS, one of which is running POSTURE. In this post we will take a look at the difference when it comes to run efficiency: Muscle Vs. Bone. We need to take a look at the primary FUNCTION of muscle and bone.  Our muscles serve the purpose of giving […]

Summer Running Strategies.

Summer Running Video: Heat Adaptation

Struggle with Running in the Summer Heat?? Check out our VIDEO on Summer Running: Heat Adaptation and learn some tips to help you run better. Train Smart. Prepare Yourself. Leapfrog Athletics

Leapfrog Athletics - Naples 10K

The Leapfrog Training Philosopy

At Leapfrog our training is based on 3 principles: 1. Perceived Effort: Perceived effort is training the mind to trust the body.  We learn to listen  to our bodies and run as our training allows.  We are less focused on “scientific” methods such as heart rate and pace, we are more focused on learning to monitor effort and make […]

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Fitness Friday!! Swim, Social & Sunset

Leapfrog Athletics invites YOU to end your work week the Leapfrog Way with Fitness Friday!! Join Leapfrog & friends at the Naples Beach Club this and every Friday as we Celebrate the end of the work with with our “Fitness for a Beer.” Enjoy an ALL LEVELS open water swim or come for a nice […]

On The Course practice with Leapfrog Athletics

Fitness Challenge Triathlon Tips & Strategy: Leapfrog Athletics

JOIN US FOR OUR 10 WEEK CLINIC BEGINNING MARCH 29th ***PREPARE YOURSELF*** We will practice these TIPS and STRATEGY each week for 10 weeks. Register for our clinic TODAY as SPACE IS LIMITED to a strict 32 Participants… See YOU at Leapfrog!!! Fitness Challenge Triathlon Racing Guideline Thank You for choosing Leapfrog Athletics to help […]

Training Plans: “The Method to the Madness”

Here Coach Matt talks about following training plans and “The Method to the Madness.” When following a training plan it’s important to remember that they are not written as individual workouts but instead as a structured training towards your goal. Each workout is written based on both the previous workouts and the workouts to follow. […]

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