Naples News ½ Marathon Racing Guideline At Leapfrog, we have YOUR SUCCESS in mind!! We wish everyone a Strong Race and hope you Achieve Your Goals!! The following is an outline of the strategy we used in training along with suggestions to enhance YOUR performance. JOIN LEAPFROG IN 2018!!! Membership Has Benefits: Stay Informed. Be […]
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 […]
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 Reedy believes successful running – successful and enjoyable racing – is built on a foundation of solid principles of training. In his clinics and training sessions he sticks to these basic principles to help runners of all levels enjoy the sport more. They are: Breathing: Do you control your breath or does your […]
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 […]
I often hear athletes ask: “How can I run faster? I want my Personal Best!” At Leapfrog Athletics we are here to help everyone achieve their best possible results!! We believe in Training Smarter and being Efficient through Form & Fundamentals. It is with this in mind that we share with you The Importance of […]
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 […]
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.
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”
Leapfrog Athletics Run Fundamentals: Stride Length. Run With Purpose. Prepare Yourself. Leapfrog.