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MIZUNO TEAMS WITH THE NATIONAL BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION (NBCF) FOR PROJECT ZERO

MIZUNO TEAMS WITH THE NATIONAL BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION (NBCF) FOR PROJECT ZERO 24/9/20 Mizuno Australia has today announced the release of a special edition shoe – Project Zero Wave Rider Waveknit. The release of this shoe falls in line with Mizuno’s newest campaign: Project Zero #RunForResearch in partnership with The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) in Australia. This campaign acknowledges the inspirational stories and dedicated researchers in an effort to raise funds to support the…

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Wave Shadow 4 Review: Eamonn Ring

When I was approached to review this shoe and the image was sent to me, I was immediately excited at such a stunning looking shoe. With removal out of the box, the in-hand experience did not disappoint. The part that catches the eye straight away with this update is the overall look and upper. The black features give a low profile, stealth look, just gives off an aurora of “fast”. First feel had my foot…

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WAVE SKY 4 REVIEW: MELISSA VANDEWATER

First thoughts, and feels, when I laced up the Wave Sky 4, was of how plush and cosy the shoes felt.  That feeling continues when I hit the streets for a long run with some surges.  Your foot seems to sink into a pillow before quickly rebounding and floating up. There have been some major updates to the most recently launched Wave Rider 24 and this Wave Sky 4. New MIZUNO ENERZY has entered the…

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Running and pregnancy: preparing my mind and body

Kirstin Bull, Mizuno Ambassador, Running Coach and Ultra Runner   Starting a family can be a life goal for many people. I learnt that it can be easy for some, much more challenging for others. Similar to running and racing really. It is here that I will share with you my experience of racing, mindset, getting pregnant and staying fit whilst pregnant. Firstly, I’ll start by giving you a little background about myself. In 2016,…

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PROGRAMMING FOR ISOLATION NOT IN ISOLATION

PROGRAMMING FOR ISOLATION NOT IN ISOLATION 6 Thoughts Below are some things that I think are missed in many of the online programs and strategies I am seeing at the moment. That is not to say that these programs are bad or don’t address these implicitly, but more so that I think blindly adopting some of them may not be helpful for all involved. Perhaps more understanding will help you adapt things to your own…

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HOW TO MAKE NUTRITION AND MOVEMENT A PRIORITY DURING ISOLATION

HOW TO MAKE NUTRITION AND MOVEMENT A PRIORITY DURING ISOLATION Jess Spendlove & Chloe McLeod – Advanced Sports Dietitians and Co-founders of Health & Performance Collective Nutrition and movement go hand in hand to living your best life. While there are a lot of restrictions at the moment, two things we can do are eat well and move our bodies. While the moving our bodies part may look different to the usual gym, circuit, running…

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2020 Netball Campaign Press Release

3rd February 2020 Mizuno Netball asks have you #MadeTheSwap? in latest campaign launch #MadeTheSwap Netball remains one of Australia’s most popular sports. AusPlay report that in 2019 there were 642,206 participants in club netball in Australia. Of these participants it is estimated that approximately 70% are playing in generic running shoes rather than netball specific footwear. In Mizuno’s #MakeTheSwap campaign of 2019, the emphasis was on the importance of specialist shoes when playing netball. The…

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STRIKING THE RIGHT BALANCE – BY DAVID FLANAGAN

STRIKING THE RIGHT BALANCE – BY DAVID FLANAGAN   David’s guide to balancing Triathlon training and being a dad    Before Becoming a Dad After following triathlon for some time, I finally took the plunge and did my first Olympic Distance race in November 2013. As I do with most things, if I am going to do something, I’m all in or I don’t bother at all. I went out in August of that year,…

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Wave Rider 23 Review

By Tim Crosbie Runner, Coach, Athletics Administrator, Commentator and Coach Education   Continuing a tradition that’s served more than a generation of runners well, the Mizuno Wave Rider 23 provides a combination of comfort and support that ensures a positive experience for all levels of runner. The mesh upper gives a nice breathable feel to the shoe and with a more streamlined design that has removed a number of stitched on components from the previous…

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City2Surf Secrets

Ask three top athletes – Charli Hoffmann, Sam Douglas and Tim Ford – to give you their advice for the City2Surf and there are critical tips they all agree on, even though the three come to the big race from different backgrounds. Charli isn’t a professional runner, but rather a media agency executive who is very serious about her running and cycling. She knows what it’s like when you’re a weekend warrior attempting a big…

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