Fitness Challenge Triathlon Racing Guideline Thank You for choosing Leapfrog Athletics The following is an outline of the strategy with suggestions to enhance YOUR performance. Tips and Strategy for the Fitness Challenge: 1. Arrive Early for race check in. Be sure to check you bike tire pressure and have both tire inflated to proper psi. […]
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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. “Prepare Yourself” Our Philosophy At Leapfrog our training is based […]
Thoughts from the road. “Some days you’re the Dog; Some days you’re the Hydrant!” What is running?? Quite simply: it’s left foot, right foot…repeat! Again and again, over and over, step after step and mile after mile. Sometimes our feet fall easily, one in front of the other; other times it’s everything we have to […]
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 […]
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: 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.