Kamfari quad bike champion relieved to finish ‘Australia’s muddiest endurance race’

Kamfari quad bike champion relieved to finish ‘Australia’s muddiest endurance race’

Posted May 07, 2018 08:04:37 Photo: A number of “bog spots” provided an extra challenge for the riders. (ABC News) Related Story: Mud, motors and purple velvet: Riders face off in Top End Kamfari race Related Story: ‘Broken hearts’ and busted dirt bikes at ‘Australia’s muddiest’ endurance race Billed as …

Children have muscles that perform like those of endurance athletes, study finds – Health

Children have muscles that perform like those of endurance athletes, study finds – Health

Ever wondered why kids can run around all day and never seem to get tired? A new study suggests it’s because their muscles resist fatigue in a similar way to those of elite endurance athletes. The study, published yesterday in Frontiers in Physiology, asked young boys, untrained men and endurance …

Alaska’s Iditarod endurance race conquered for third time by Queensland bike mechanic

Alaska’s Iditarod endurance race conquered for third time by Queensland bike mechanic

Posted April 14, 2018 08:00:10 Photo: Troy Szczurkowski has tackled the Iditarod Trail in Alaska three times. (Supplied: Troy Szczurkowski) Troy Szczurkowski is a glutton for punishment. Last month he braved frostbite, the threat of wolf attacks and exposure to Alaska’s frozen wilderness to finish third in the Iditarod Trail …