Ambassador Spotlight – Mel Sykes-Bridge

Known for her fantastic photos of ALL the pretty views, this Running Mum is always out enjoying life and inspiring others to do the same! Meet Mel… Tell us a bit about you. I’m a mum to two little munchkins who keep me active, I am also a Running Mums Australia Ambassador and am passionate […]

Ambassador Spotlight – Carin McCoy

Tell us a bit about you. I’m a runner, triathlete, body positive athlete & Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Advocate. I love encouraging others to be themselves, unapologetically. What keeps you fit and active? Running, swimming, gym and being a mum! Do you have any tips to share to help with motivation and accountability? Find a tribe of […]

Ambassador Spotlight – Estelle Challen

This month we say hello to the lovely ‘Smiley Runner’, who loves nothing more than getting outdoors for a run or walk with her beloved puppy pals, in her fave RunFaster tights of course! Meet Estelle… Tell us a bit about you. They call me the Smiley Runner. I love my super bright colours, animals, […]

Ambassador Spotlight – Jane Broadhead

Tell us a bit about you. I am 36, single and ready to mingle – haha! I have a charity called Jane’s Walk for a Cure. I organise walks all around the world and raise money for Cure Cancer Australia who fund emerging cancer researchers. So far we have raised over $197,500. I love a […]

Ambassador Spotlight – Anita Rodway

Tell us a bit about you. Hi I’m Neet! I started my journey to a healthier me in 2016. I remember the first ‘ah-ha’ moment I had when I knew I HAD to change my lifestyle. I was walking down the street the morning before my friend’s wedding and it felt like someone was walking […]

Ambassador Spotlight – Meet Tamara

Tell us a bit about you. For most of my life I struggled with many eating disorders and mental health struggles. It’s wasn’t until I hit 30 that I’ve really grown within myself and developed a healthier understanding of food and my mental health journey. I’ve been through a violent relationship but have come out […]

The Pregnancy Diaries – Part 1

Today we are joined by one of our lovely ambassadors and PT Narelle from Frichot Fitness who will be sharing her pregnancy journey with us and her top tips on how to stay active! I’m a mum of two very active boys (4 years old and 2 years old) and 22 weeks pregnant with our 3rd […]

How to fit exercise into your daily life as a mum!

We are joined today by one of our awesome ambassadors Jesika Mullins of House of Jes who gives us a little insight into her life up until now and how she incorporates exercise into her daily routine with little ones in tow! I became a qualified personal trainer at the age of 18, I had found a love […]

A PB isn’t always about a finishing time

Today on the blog we have one of our lovely ambassadors Gemma Holly share with us her running journey at the Canberra Half Marathon recently… It’s been a tough start to the year for me and my running. Since before Christmas, I’ve had dozens of physio visits, been taped back together, eaten painkillers for breakfast […]

The Journey – Sarah Kelly

About 4 years ago as I was sitting on my lounge waiting to leave for my personal training session, I was thinking how unhappy I was about my body. I had never been comfortable with the way I looked so mid-session I decided to ask my trainer – how do I get rid of my “love handles”?? His […]

I will do this marathon – Yolande Chumbley

It felt like the universe was telling me no but I wouldn’t budge. “I will DO this marathon” were my only thoughts. After doing Perth marathon last year I swore no more hills, then a dear friend of mine caught me in a moment of weakness and I agreed to run the great ocean road […]

Do your own thing – Carin McCoy

My Name is Carin and I’m a Body Positive Athlete. 6 years ago, after having my children and dealing with a condition called Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, I thought it’s time to move off the sidelines and get involved in my life. I wasn’t comfortable being on the sidelines anymore. So, that brought me to my […]