Category Archive: Leading Locations

Leading Locations: Mt Fuji, Japan.

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On the 13th of July one of my dreams came true and that was to climb to the top of Fujisan. Mount Fuji, located on Honshu Island, is the highest mountain peak in Japan at 3,776.24 m… Continue reading

Leading Locations: Mt Tomaree

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If you are after a relatively short invigorating mountain run which is half footpath, half trail, take the run to the summit of Tomaree Head, 161m above the Port Stephens entrance. As you… Continue reading

Escape to the trails of Summer bay.

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If you are looking for a trail with spectacular 360 degree views, the Barrenjoey Lighthouse run is the perfect run which features some steep elevation before evening out to a rocky, sandstone peninsula… Continue reading

Leading Location for Trail Running: Waiheke Island, Auckland- New Zealand.

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Whether it is the quiet solitude and unique fragrance of the native bush or the stunning views from cliff-tops and headlands which appeals, Waiheke Island’s trails offer a diversity and tranquillity rarely found… Continue reading

Trail Running around Cairns: The Cairns Botanical Garden Red/Blue Arrow Run.

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Whilst in Cairns, I had the opportunity of exploring the beautiful City of Cairns, situated in tropical North Queensland. The best time to visit Cairns is in September because the temperature is perfect,… Continue reading

Leading Locations: Mt Coot-tha Brisbane

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If you are ever in Brisbane or live around the Brisbane area, head up to the summit of Mt-Coot-tha. Mt Coot-tha hosts a great range of trails for all levels of runners. Leader… Continue reading

7 Quick Tips for Mountain Running!

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I recently competed in the Australian Mountain Running Championships in Brisbane and the course was quite tough, especially towards the summit of the mountain because of the steep gradient and the rough terrain.… Continue reading

Why everyone should experience trail running.

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That feeling of freedom, the feeling that you’re the only one around, you jump over a fallen tree and look over to the kangaroo standing alert as you go by. The air is… Continue reading

Leading Locations for a Long Run: Manly Dam, Sydney, Australia.

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The Manly Dam is a hidden Dam in Allambie Heights, which sets the scene for some spectacular trails. The trails are quite technical in some sections but the best thing about this running… Continue reading