sports performance

17/11/2017

Kate recently completed her first Standard Triathlon after working with Liz

Liz worked with Kate from Melbourne for 3 months to coach her to her first multi-sport event. Here is her story.
12/09/2017

A Simple Explanation of Heart Rate Zones for the Endurance Cyclist

If you are one of the many heart rate monitor wearers that actually do not understand what and how to use a heart rate zone then this simple article explains what the five commonly used zones are, how you recognise them and how you can measure them for yourself.
26/07/2017

Ed Jacka explains why he selected Liz to coach him to Ironman success

Ed Jacka explains why he needed a coach, what he looked for when choosing one and how Liz helped him fulfill his goals of becoming an Ironman.
30/06/2017

Should I Eat Before I Workout in the Morning?

To fuel or not to fuel prior to a morning working out continues to be a hot topic in the world of dieting, sporting performance and healthy eating. But if excuses like "Ï'm just not hungry in the morning" or "I'm trying to lose weight" popped into your mind when you read this headline then read on to find out the perfect FUEL for your morning workout which will get the best out of your workout at minimal effort and maximum benefit to your body.
11/05/2017

Never do these 5 things after a bike ride!

After your ride, it’s tempting to just sit down, maybe scroll through Facebook, check your email, or do the hundreds of other things you have to get done in any given day. It might seem harmless, but you could be missing some key components of a good workout and a proper recovery. If you find yourself committing any of these post-ride faux pas, here's 5 ways to clean up your habits and finish your ride right.
17/11/2016

Achieving a Masterful Start to the 2017 Triathlon Season

It’s 6 weeks to Christmas and many of the 2016 triathlons are over. You know there will be a lull in training over the school holidays […]
25/08/2016

You’re never too young nor too old to dream big!

Did you, like me, spend the last 2 weeks staring at the TV trying to follow all the Olympic news? Still feeling rather British at heart, […]
24/06/2016

Anything is Possible! Best get some good nutrition onboard though!

Our scientifically proven nutritional products have helped hundreds of people achieve their sporting goals. Amongst these people there are Olympians, past and present; people who have […]
16/06/2016

Rookie Ironman – Cairns 2016 – Race Report

“So whose idea was this?” “Another fine mess you have got yourself into Liz.” “I can’t believe I have to get into that water for the […]
15/06/2016

Liz Stapleton – You are an Ironmum!

You know when you dream of something, when you work hard for something, when you strive for something – you can’t quite believe it when it […]
06/08/2015

Stuck in the Gym on the Treadmill?

Running is a great form of exercise, but too often gym-goers find themselves confined to the treadmill. Any exercise is beneficial, but there are established scientific […]
15/04/2015

Do I still have an Olympic in me at 48?

An Olympic? An Olympic What? An Olympic triathlon!!! What the? Well – the background to this story is that 13 years ago I was a fairly […]