To learn how to win we must first learn how to lose.We must train hard and learn how to pick ourselves up and try again. And again and again. We face a personal daily challenge, with the desire to put ourselves to the test and overcome our limits. This requires effort, dedication, passion: training challenges […]Read More..
Bogong Equipment is one of Australia’s leading stores for outdoor equipment that provides enthusiasts with the best gear for serious adventures. Bogong was founded in 1989 by outdoor enthusiasts for outdoor people. All of their staff are outdoors people: climbers, walkers, skiers, mountaineers, mountain bikers, mountain runners and outdoor guides. They love to share their […]Read More..
The locally owned and run K2 Base Camp in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane has been helping adventurers experience, explore and succeed for over 30 years. The K2 team are genuine outdoor enthusiasts – people “who live it, breathe it, talk it, and know it inside out”. K2 has become a Brisbane institution for the best gear […]Read More..
A few months ago I was approached by the race director of the Kanku-Breakaways Marathon, to host a “Kids Running Clinic” at Coober Pedy, an outback Opal mining town in South Australia. The Kanku-Breakaways Conservation Park forms part of the traditional country of the Antakirinja Matuntjara Yankunytjatjara people. It is owned by Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara Aboriginal […]Read More..
In 2019 the legendary Lavaredo Ultra Trail became the La Sportiva Lavaredo Ultra Trail ! La Sportiva Australia manager Matthew Adams and two of our athletes , Gill Fowler & Mick Keyte, travelled to Cortina d’Ampezzo for this very special occasion. Laveredo Ultra Trail (LUT) is one of the biggest trail races in the world […]Read More..
Team La Sportiva athlete Hayley Teale has placed 7th in the Ultra Trail Australia 100, 3rd at the Surf Coast Century 100k and will race Brisbane Trail Ultra 110 in 2020. In 2021 Hayley will race the UTA 50 before travelling to Europe to race the La Sportiva Lavaredo Ultra-Trail 120k in the Italian Dolomites in […]Read More..
Bio Resides: Melbourne Occupation: Horticulturalist Favourite Trails: Victorian Alps Favourite La Sportiva Shoe : Jackal In 2015 swimming was daily exercise for Matt. However on a field trip to New Zealand for university, daily swims weren’t possible so he did some trail runs in New Zealand’s South Island. With a new-found love for running and […]Read More..
La Sportiva Australia proudly supports these events: Ultra-Trail Australia – May 13-16, 2021 – Katoomba, New South Wales Glow Worm Tunnel – June 18-20, 2021 – Newnes, New South Wales Brisbane Trail Ultra – July 10-11, 2021 – Brisbane, Queensland Surf Coast Century – September 11-12, 2021 – Anglesea, Victoria Follow the happenings from the series at the Facebook page […]Read More..