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Running Together

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Running Together - Learning health endurance with Caden Shields( 0:29:39)       
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Diligent, hard working, constantly striving for better, both for himself and those he ably serves. This is the chance to hear his journey, the one rarely spoken of. An enduring deep passion for running, the pain of injuries, both physical and emotional, the joys and rich rewards of success. Caden Shields is the runners physiotherapist, one of New Zealand’s best marathoners, sharing his captivating story told with humility and gratitude for those who supported him along the way.
Published: 16/09/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Lucy's epic adventure with running( 0:29:54)       
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Imagine waking up each morning for for 66 days and saying to yourself, I will run about 50k today, then, you actually do it. Not on a treadmill or road, but mostly on trails, up hills, across ridge lines, for a total of 3000km. Lucy Clark set herself that audacious goal, and experienced an adventure beyond her imagination. Her love of running and the wealth of support she received, from strangers to those dearest to her, is an endearing story of individual triumph based upon collective effort.
Published: 2/09/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - A mission for kids with Paul Norton( 0:29:35)       
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The Pied Piper of Christchurch distance running. Making a positive difference to the lives of those he meets is the mission of Paul Norton. His love for running, a way of promoting health, of building beneficial life skills, has enabled Paul to give back fully and pay forward for all the support and help he received when young. Bringing the best out of children is his special skill and you will hear in this episode the passion he has for them.
Published: 19/08/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Success through shoes and lots more with Oska( 0:29:41)       
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. My guest has a strong focus about achieving goals though not at the expense of others. He is actually extraordinarily generous and insightful, having learned so much in his relatively young life. Taking on challenges is what drives Oska Baynes. Helping others is a central part of his mission in life, while achieving his own personal and business goals. There is much to admire about his journey and his approach to opportunity.
Published: 5/08/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - The curious runner with Big Dan Fidow( 0:29:32)       
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If you are a regular Parkrunner at Hagley in Christchurch, you would probably have noticed a runner that stands out. He doesn't fit the "normal" runner mould in size, looks or footwear. And yet he is a keen student of running and enthusiastic in asking and attempting to answer the "Why" question. Dan Fidow shares his fascinating journey to now in an engaging, thoughtful and gently provocative manner. A rich source of learning and generous sharing on Running Together this week.
Published: 22/07/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Running for tamariki with Jo Ryder( 0:29:34)       
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Change won’t happen without the dedicated work of passionate persevering people, typically who care so much for what they do, because of the need for it, because it seems the right thing to do. Jo Ryder, who helped create Trailblazers, a youth development initiative through the vehicle of running, exemplifies the willingness to not only see a community need but to do something truly meaningful about it. Hear of Jo’s pathway to making that positive powerful difference in the lives of tamariki.
Published: 8/07/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Wildly healthy with Rob Bathgate( 0:29:39)       
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We are blessed with so many places to walk and run that are fascinating, stunning, challenging or a wonderful combination of all three. These trails are almost limitless but with the help of my guest, Rob Bathgate of Wild Things, over a thousand have now been described and shared. Rob tells of his journey from far away to the aptly named Bay of Plenty, the difficulties he has faced and conquered, along with how getting outdoors and into nature can be so enriching.
Published: 24/06/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Age and inspiration with Shirley Rolston( 0:29:32)       
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Over 50 full ironman races completed, Over 100 marathons or equivalent finished. Some of us have a bucket list including one ironman or one marathon. Not Shirley Rolston. Starting in her 40s, barriers of age, injury, illness, even the views of others, have not prevented her from achieving a jaw dropping amount of running and athletic accomplishments. All with a smile and a sense of humour. So much inspiration, wisdom, humility and plain life sense from a lady who learns and lives to the fullest.
Published: 10/06/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Directing and Racing with John Gamblin( 0:29:3)       
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A race director par excellence. I competitor of tremendous heart and drive. A bloke who gives so much and is ever active. John Gamblin is funny, all those things, and so much more. He is the bloke who you can rely on and have a relaxing beer at the end of a hard honest days work. For nearly 50 years, he has been pounding forward, helping so many along the way. His running family is large indeed and I am fortunate to be a member of it. Join me to hear Johns humbling running story
Published: 27/05/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Trail and Life with Vanessa Gopperth( 0:29:18)       
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We can look back at our formative experiences, the people who had a significant impact on who we are and what we do today. Vanessa Gopperth shares her fascinating story from childhood to now, weaving a funny yet thoughtful narrative. Vanessa is a giver and much of that prodigious giving is as a result of what she has received, living and breathing the principle of pay it forward. Its a journey we can all relate to and learn from.
Published: 13/05/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - with Bernie and Kevin Jago( 0:29:44)       
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We often take for granted that running events just happen. We arrive, prepare, run and go home. So much is done before, during and after that is essential to the events existence, our safety, and success. Together, Kevin and Bernie Jago have given far more than most to help others run safely and successfully. Their service, has even come at the cost of their own running goals, being genuinely selfless. In Canterbury, they are still volunteering, still supporting others.
Published: 29/04/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Running Together- with Cooper Wightman( 0:28:55)       
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As parents, we are often attuned to interactions with young people who display admirable qualities that we would appreciate in our own children. Cooper Wightman, 14, is a runner whose growing stature in middle distance events comes from a maturity beyond his years, a sense of purpose, a willingness and quiet enthusiasm for developing himself and encouraging others, all while displaying an appealing modesty. Cooper shares his journey, through injuries, of progress toward impressive goals.
Published: 15/04/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together- with Lisa Brignull( 0:29:39)       
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Have you ever met a person who exudes a warmth, energy, passion and positivity that is instantly recognised and infectious? That’s Lisa Brignull. Modest to a fault, she has packed a huge amount of achievement into her life. While running is her passion, she fully appreciates the importance of other activities as part of being healthy and improving fitness. Lisa shares her journey from the Highveld of South Africa via England to her beloved Port Hills.
Published: 1/04/2022 12:30:00 p.m.