BEERS AND SEX WON’T CUT IT THIS TIME:

Should there be lifetime bans for cheating athletes?Erik van Leeuwen [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia CommonsSo a few months have passed since the IAAF World Championships 100m final where pantomime villain Justin Gatlin stole the world crown from Usain Bolt. Gatlin was booed in London after winning gold for his previous bans from the sport after […]

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Athlete Interviews: Ronea Saunders

Today our athlete interview is with high jumper Ronea Saunders! We spoke about her training program, how she prepares for a competition and what challenges shes faced during her career. Read the interview below, but first take a look at her in action!NEC ITF Championships – Women’s High Jump Champion Ronea Saunders Women’s High Jump Champion […]

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Athlete Interviews: Naomi Sedney

Naomi Sedney

This weeks athlete interview is with Dutch sprinter Naomi Sedney. Naomi competes in the 100m and the 4x100m relay and has competed in the Olympics, World Championships and European Championships. She is also a European Champion, winning a gold medal as part of the 4x100m Dutch team in her home country.Dutch Winners 42.04 Women’s 4x100m […]

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Athlete Interviews: Elin Westerlund

Elin Westerlund

We continue our athlete interviews with another passionate athlete and great competitor who has competed at some of the worlds biggest events. This week we interview Swedish National 100m hurdler Elin Westerlund. Read below as Elin takes time out of her schedule to answer our questions. Elin Westerlund 8,20 – PB! – 60 mh (försök) – […]

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Athlete Interviews: Ivet Lalova-Collio

Ivet Lalova-Collio4 x Olympian2 x European Gold medallist 2 x European Silver medallistIt’s an honour to have the incredible Ivet Lalova-Collio answer our questions for this edition of our latest athlete interviews. Ivet has fought it out amongst the world’s elite and is right up there with the best. To put it into perspective, not […]

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Athlete Interviews: Laura Mueller

laura mueller

Olympian Laura MuellerToday we continue our athlete to interviews with Germany’s 2016 Rio Olympics athlete Laura Mueller. Laura runs the 100, 200 and 400m as well as competing in the relay event. Her hard work and dedication has taken her to the Rio Olympics and be sure to keep a look out for her in Tokyo […]

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Athlete Interviews: Sharlene Mawdsley

Sharlene Mawdsley

There are so many athletes out there training day in day out to perfect their craft. They’re dedication and determination to be their best and compete at the highest of levels can often go unnoticed. The work that goes on behind the scenes is something to truly be admired and the attitude these athletes have towards […]

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Podcast Interview with Elite Olympic Coach Adrian Thomas

I had the pleasure of speaking with Adrian Thomas, a highly experienced and well-respected coach in the world of athletics. Adrian is a past athlete himself having competed in both the 60m and 100m for his country. He was the UK Events manager for the 400m and 4x400m and has also coached at all the […]

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