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Common mistakes when transitioning to standing

Aug 17, 2018
 
  • TIP - Common mistakes when transitioning to standing 

Did you know that if you use your arms to pull yourself up out of the saddle you will lose speed?  Check out this training tip to see how Pilates for Sports and 10PFS can help you transition to standing, with minimal impact on your speed 

How Pilates is helping Jess & Trent  "IM 70.3 Worlds"

    

WEEK 3 - Jess
This week I noticed a big jump in my training after doing exercises to control glute and hamstring activation, and again getting stronger and stronger with activating my powerhouse ! Out on the bike I’m starting to recognise the difference when my powerhouse is activated as apposed to when it’s not. Now I have noticed this big difference its just a matter of getting stronger to be able to maintain this activation. Again in my long run this week being able to maintain and control my zone 1-2 heart rate at a faster more consistent pace. Just two weeks ago running the...

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Power & Stability on the bike

Aug 16, 2018
 

TIP - Keeping your hips stable on the bike

Have you seen the cyclist whose hips move from side to side with each pedal stroke? Are you that cyclist? An efficient rider has a strong stable pelvis which enables them to direct the maximum amount of power they generate down into the pedals. If you have an unstable pelvis you are losing power via the movement of your pelvis. Check out this training tip to see how Pilates for Sports and 10PFS can help you develop a stable pelvis so you can go faster. 

How Pilates is helping Jess & Trent  

 

WEEK 1 - Jess
After doing Pilates for a number of weeks at home it was great to begin Pilates in the studio with Noels, to help guide and ensure I was engaging my powerhouse correctly and keeping it engaged throughout the exercises. I could see how this was going to not only help across all three disciplines in triathlon, but also in maintaining good posture in my day to day job as a hairdresser to prevent injury when training...

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Amateur to Professional Triathlete with Pilates For Sports

Aug 14, 2018
 

Since beginning with the Pilates For Sports team during the winter of 2015, pilates has played a pivotal role in my development as an athlete and has been integral in my progression from decent amateur to amateur World Champion and now professional triathlete. 

Pilates is providing me with highest quality, targeted injury prevention and strengthening program allowing me to perform and function at my best, both during training and racing.  I have remained injury free, have again increased thresholds and have continued to refine all aspects of my performance with the help of PFS.  This has culminated with an Ironman personal best at Ironman Cairns in June of this year and an overall finish position of 4th.  

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Nathan Shearer 
Pro Triathlete

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How Pilates helped Steve Qualify For Kona

Aug 14, 2018

When I first started training I noticed that my core was not as strong as I had thought.  When I concentrated on my form from the Pilates training, I felt like my pedalling was more efficient and I was starting to feel stronger.

I have continually noticed improvement on the bike over the time I have been working with the PFS team and following the 10PFS program.

At Ironman Australia I realised a long held dream of qualifying for the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii on the back of a very strong bike ride.

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Steve Hill  
Amateur Triathlete 

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Fitter Radio burns the airwaves

Aug 03, 2018

Hosted by Bevan McKinnon  and Dr Mikki Williden, Fitter Radio is a highly respected podcast within the triathlon community, providing the latest research, interviews with pro athletes and leading experts to help you improve your sports performance.

Fitter Radio brings together their shared passion and knowledge of triathlon, running, nutrition and basically all things endurance!  Listen to the latest research, interviews with pro athletes and leading experts to help you improve your sports performance and your health.

 

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