Stevie J’s Asian Adventure – Run #4 – Angkor Wat

My final run of the trip was what I hoped - a reasonably cruisey and enjoyable half marathon around the thousand year old ruins of Angkor Wat and the archeological park near Siem Reap, Cambodia.   It was the 19th occasion for the event and with options of 21km, 10km and 3km runs, around 7000 participants started. [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:53+10:00January 8th, 2015|RunLikeCrazy|5 Comments

Stevie J’s Asian Adventure – Bagan Temple Marathon – Myanmar

Before jumping into stories of Myanmar & running around temples, since I last wrote I have had the pleasure of attending the wedding of Kathryn & Lucas in Phnom Penh. This wedding is essentially the entire reason for my travels in South East Asia. What a perfect time it was for all involved! I've never been [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00December 1st, 2014|News, RunLikeCrazy|8 Comments

Stevie J’s Asian Adventure – Run #2 : Khao Yai Trail Marathon

Three weeks after the epic vietnam mountain marathon with a few weeks of R&R, I have arrived in Thailand and had a go at the second run for the trip: the Khao Yai trail marathon. Khao Yai National Park is around 2.5 hours north east of Bangkok and is  one of the first national parks to [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00October 18th, 2014|News, RunLikeCrazy|6 Comments

Stevie J’s Vietnam Mountain Marathon

The first leg of my four run journey was completed on Saturday with the Vietnam mountain marathon. It was a 7 hour 57 minute battle! However I finished 16th out of over 70 starters and the winner clocked in at 5:37. This course had almost everything: clay, mud, dirt, concrete, rocks, waterfall crossings, tip-toeing between [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00September 25th, 2014|Marathon, News, RunLikeCrazy|33 Comments

RLC Marathon Leaderboard 2014 – Final Wrap

It's already been a few weeks since the close of our 2013/2014 competition. We've checked & double checked all the results & we're happy to announce the winners here. It's tough to run multiple marathons in a year. Even tougher to run them fast! To qualify for this comp, you need to run at least [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00September 23rd, 2014|News, RunLikeCrazy|10 Comments

Leaderboard Winner 2013 :: Jodie Oborne

The second year of the RLC Marathon Leaderboard has just finished up and in celebration we'd like to congratulate our winner last year with flights to Doha to participate in the 100km World Championships. We'd like to share her story with you here...   I dared to dream. My journey to the 100km World Championships [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00September 21st, 2014|News, RunLikeCrazy|10 Comments

3.5 Marathons & A Wedding – Stevie J’s SE Asia Adventure

Hi all!! I'm Steve Jacobs and I'm 31 (and a Leo :)) and lucky enough to be heading to Cambodia for my good friends, Kathryn and Lucas', wedding in November. I've never really called myself a runner, having done a marathon in 2009 and a few halves over the years. Late last year I started [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00September 20th, 2014|Marathon, Marathon Guide, News, RunLikeCrazy|26 Comments

Stage Race Selection: The Time & Money Conundrum

In this post, Part II of the "Whole World’s A Stage” racing series, I’ll do my best to help you navigate your way through your stage race bucket list. Scratch the surface of the stage races around the world and your head will spin with exotic locations, terrain and distances. And therein lies a minor [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00June 30th, 2014|News, RunLikeCrazy, Ultra|1,374 Comments

The Weekly Bugler

Another couple of weekends have flown by and we have excitement aplenty at every turn. With two of our team completing their first marathon, whilst tackling the Melbourne Ironman; some amazing representation of RLC at the Jerusalem Marathon; a fun outing at Eltham Fun Run; plus our great friend Donna Urquhart winning the Rollercoaster 43km race. Sadly, I [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00April 9th, 2014|News, RunLikeCrazy|Comments Off on The Weekly Bugler

Stretch For Success

Hi RunLikeCrazy Readers! Welcome to the first of many articles focusing on tips, advice and education all aimed at keeping you on the running trails and hopefully out of the treatment room. We will cover some common injuries, runners experience, dispel a few myths out there, hopefully spark some healthy debate, but most importantly share [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00March 19th, 2014|Health, RunLikeCrazy|78 Comments