Tag: Gold Coast Airport Marathon
Music inspires US medical student on global running mission
Nick Stukel is a 27-year-old medical student from Washington in the United States chasing marathons around the seven continents of the world and the Gold Coast Airport Marathon is on his list.
Running distance increases with age for Peter
60-year-old Peter Simpfendorfer has his eyes set on accomplishing the ASICS Half Marathon on the Gold Coast on Sunday 2 July, a great example of a road warrior who has made progressive running gains in recent years.
Taka takes on the challenge
At the age of 83, Broadbeach Waters resident Takayasu (Taka) Muraki is currently the oldest competitor registered for a race at this year’s Gold Coast Airport Marathon to be held on the first weekend of July.
Pronation Guide: What is pronation and why does it matter?
No matter what event distance you’re running at the 2017 Gold Coast Airport Marathon, understanding your pronation is key to finding a comfortable running shoe and avoiding injury.
Madeleine’s journey from Junior Dash star to marathoner
22-year-old Madeleine Evely has amassed nine finisher medals across four distances at the Gold Coast Airport Marathon since 2006 and she will be aiming to add another to her collection when she races her third marathon in July.