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LEADER OF THE TRACK’S MUST SEE DOCUMENTARY: BORN 2 RUN.

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Have you ever wondered why Jamaica produces some of the worlds most successful track athletes? The running world needs to learn from Jamaica’s philosophies when it comes to training, competition, nutrition, biomechanics and… Continue reading

Madeline Heiner Leads the way on the track.

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Australian, Madeline Heiner has had a killer of a season, running personal bests in the 5000m (15:11.17), 3k Steeple-chase (9:28.41) and most recently last night  last night in the 3000m at the FBK… Continue reading

Runners are Calling out for SOS!

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Leader of the Track was recently introduced to SOS Rehydrate which is a fast-acting electrolyte replacement drink that has been created to prevent and help combat mild to moderate dehydration due to active lifestyles… Continue reading

LaceLocker Leads The Way!

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As an avid trail runner and track and field athlete there have been many times where even after tying my shoelaces in a double knot, they have unfortunately come undone. I know many… Continue reading

Maggie Vessey: A Stand Out On The Track.

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At Leader of the Track, we love runners who like to take a risk, especially when it comes to on point track apparel. Last Year, Runners World wrote a brilliant article on American,… Continue reading

INTRODUCING PURE SPORTS HYDRATION!

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Are you tired of artificial sports drinks? Well if you are and want a healthier electrolyte for hydration get your hands on Pure Sports Hydration. Pure Sports Hydration Pty Ltd is based in Brisbane, Australia… Continue reading

Steffensen keeps it classy for Van Heusen.

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The confident, Aussie 400m track runner John Steffensen may have retired from Athletics but he isn’t letting his style go unnoticed, spotted in this advertisement for Myer wearing this stylish Van Heusen slim… Continue reading

Running Podiatrist- Tom Docanto explains, Why your ‘drop’ is important.

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Tom Docanto is one of Australia’s best distance runners and aside from training and competition he works at the Walker Street Podiatrist in North Sydney as one of the leading podiatrists in Sydney. His… Continue reading

Leader of the Track loves the Chief Bar!

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In 2014, Co Founders Libby Babet and Veronika Larislova embarked on a mission to trek the Kokoda trail.  However one of the biggest issues they found before embarking on this tough trail was… Continue reading

Runners Make Better Partners!

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Jonny Cooper from The Telegraph, UK,  looks at the unlikely positives of going for regular jogs, including a boost in your fertility. Research suggests that men who regularly run long distances should win… Continue reading