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Running Together

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Running Together - 2 Lap Lads Part 2 Finale( 0:29:32)       
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Part 2 of the 800 Groupathon chat including Ethan Smolej, Shaun Fauth, Phil Harrison and Malcolm Cornelius. sharing their fascinating similarities and differences, insights and journeys. This is the final show of Running Together as host Pete Cameron will be going overseas for some time. For over 60 episodes runners of all ages, origins and abilities have generously shared their odyssey. Plains FM request your kind assistance in
Published: 15/03/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Two Lap Lads( 0:29:30)       
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This show is an 800m Groupathon with Ethan Smolej, Shaun Fauth, Phil Harrison and Malcolm Cornelius. They span several generations and more decades yet they share a common passion for running. Their journeys to now are surprisingly diverse along with hard won wisdom that is valuable beyond the track. This is Part 1 of a two part series about this fascinating group of runners.
Published: 1/03/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Building Life Confidence with Thomas Clarke( 0:29:38)       
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A person dedicated to running can end up focusing almost exclusively on running and all things running. It can become almost overwhelming, even an obsession. My guest today has been heavily involved in running for most of his life and yet, seems to have kept the balance and variety that is likely to result in a healthier, happier future long term. Thomas Clarke has a very busy young life. How is he so successful in so many areas?
Published: 16/02/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Talents explored with Annabelle Bramwell( 0:29:40)       
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Each of us has our own unique path through life. The journey for Annabelle Bramwell has been shaped by family, innate talents, and opportunities. Her path is a fascinating one that makes a lot of sense once you realise the factors influencing her. It demonstrates the power of taking our chances, of making the most of opportunities, of appreciating what we have.
Published: 2/02/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Leaps and Lessons with Hamish Kerr( 0:29:42)       
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Runners come in all shapes and sizes, and distances from very far to very short. Some runners specialise in the very short to leap high but are willing to run much longer with their mates. A perfect example is Hamish Kerr, the best and most successful High Jumper in New Zealand history. Hamish shares his athletics journey with fascinating insights and disarming candour. He sheds light on the life of an elite athlete, and the urge to live with no regrets.
Published: 19/01/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Smart Progress with Tram O'Callaghan( 0:29:33)       
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Its easy to get distracted by others, influenced by them and do what they do if it seems successful or from peer pressure. Yet knowing whats best for ourselves, resisting the forces of trying to emulate someone else can be a powerful advantage. For teenage boys especially, it’s tempting to see what older runners do and copy it, forgetting that their bodies are still developing, that each person has their own unique capacity. Tram O'Callaghan shows how to do it right loving running along the way.
Published: 5/01/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Learning teaching and life adventures with Harriet Kingston( 0:29:36)       
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What have you done in your life so far? Are you living life to the full and seeking out what your potential is? Are you being courageous with yourself and stepping outside those comfort zones, to travel, do new things, change career, pursue challenging goals? The practice of running can help us do all of these. Harriet Kingston came into running by accident. Her progress since then has been anything but. However, her adventures here and abroad have witnessed personal growth and better running.
Published: 22/12/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Guiding and striving with Rosie Hay and Paul Barclay( 0:29:36)       
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Ever tried to balance on one foot with your eyes closed? Imagine running blind. For those visually impaired or blind, running is an option with the help of others. A guide can provide the sight and together they can run as a harmonious team. It takes a huge amount of trust, built up over time. Through the Achilles organisation, an inspirational soul who lost his sight 35 years ago gets to achieve his running goals while a busy lady selflessly guides him finding many surprising benefits "
Published: 8/12/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Fast and Family First with Sean, Tilly and Finn O'Sullivan( 0:29:37)       
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Sharing genes is a guarantee in families. Sharing experiences and encouraging connection are not. Supporting our children toward achieving their potential is an ideal parents attempt to follow. For the O'Sullivan family, its members have accomplished more than most. A running family of outstanding sprinters who love the long treks outdoors. Tilly, Finn and dad, Sean candidly share their stories and thoughts mixed with playful banter
Published: 24/11/2023 12:15:00 p.m.
Running Together - Rising to the challenge with Amy Whitehead( 0:29:25)       
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Imagine losing a loved one in a long painful way and then wanting to help those who have selflessly helped you and those you love suffer less. Imagine setting yourself a challenge that seems to mirror the need for support that you have seen slowly debilitate your loved one. Imagine the surprise and delight when that support appeared, often from complete strangers but through the challenge became friends. Amy Whitehead shares this and much more about her running journey through life.
Published: 10/11/2023 12:00:00 p.m.
Running Together - Supporting my friends with Melanie Patterson( 0:29:40)       
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Melanie Patterson has always run with others and to help others, especially friends. Her runs are long, very long. For those long runs, its all about preparation and planning. She also runs much shorter distances in hockey, her other sporting love. Its a fascinating mix.
Published: 27/10/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Celebrating life with Daniel Reese( 0:29:23)       
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In January 2023, I had the honor of interviewing Daniel Reese, a colossus in Canterbury running for decades. Sadly, he passed away in September after a valiant struggle with cancer. I repeat this interview with Daniel to celebrate, in a small way, his life full of meaning.
Published: 13/10/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Growing up running with Kate Currie( 0:29:25)       
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Many teenagers struggle to stay in running or involvement in any sport. So many competing pressures to contend with. Having an understanding and supportive coach can help but it’s not always enough. There is much to admire about the commitment to running from a young lady for club, friends, province and even her country. Kate Currie exemplifies how to become a successful runner and part of a close group of runners who are also supportive friends.
Published: 29/09/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Victor Gamperle( 0:29:37)       
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Showcasing the diversity of runners and what inspires them
Published: 15/09/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - The Future Looks Bright with Charlie Hazlett( 0:29:31)       
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Charlie Hazlett When we are young, the opportunities ahead of us can seem equally daunting and uplifting. One decision is how serious do you want running to be in your future? Another is what priority does studies and career take? Many young adults in Aotearoa want to experience the world, far away from our shores. Imagine if you can do all three? Charlie Hazlett has the ambitions and talents to match. Its a journey worth listening to.
Published: 1/09/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Others first with Mark Boon( 0:29:11)       
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Some people start running early and never stop. Some return later and others start midlife. Mark Boon started, not from a health scare but from a powerful life changing message from a sick friend. His running journey is relatively short in years but extremely busy in what has been achieved, usually in support of others. Mark reminds us that we can get too stuck in chasing PBs or our own running goals rather than seeing how we can help people, often less fortunate, as we run.
Published: 18/08/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Being extraordinary and normal with Jo Hikuroa( 0:29:35)       
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When life's most difficult challenges confront us, how do we respond? Jo Hikuroa knows first hand and decided that helping others was the answer. Running can be a pathway to better and that is how Jo has used this activity for herself and to benefit others. Check out and support as you can.
Published: 4/08/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Sharing the love of running with Bee Rueder( 0:29:40)       
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There are people we meet who have such a warming positivity that it lifts our spirits. That generosity can often be infectious. Mindset is crucial to sustaining this. Bee Rueder demonstrates that a life of movement and an appreciation of the help of many means opportunities to give back are eagerly taken. Its easy for us to forget what we can be grateful for and how we can affect others lives. Listen to Bee tell us how to demonstrate that gratitude daily and what running has given her.
Published: 21/07/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Creating Joy from adversity with Maria Amos( 0:29:37)       
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Most of us lead fortunate lives taking for granted what we have yet hankering for more. When you lose something precious, it can be hard to recover. Maria Amos misses the many running opportunities but has found that time and energy can be channelled into other, even better ways of living. Its a reminder to us all about gratitude and the choices we make daily to giving a little or expecting from others. Maria candidly shares her journey from a magical though limiting childhood to now
Published: 7/07/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - New Beginnings with Randy Blantucas( 0:29:22)       
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Getting started in running can be challenging due to time, health, support, even culture. However, having support of those close to us or some committed running buddies can make fulfilling running goals that once seemed crazy into joyful reality. Randy Blantucas is a perfect example of a person who embraced change, sought out new friends and activities, made the most of new opportunities by using the vehicle of running as a pathway to a new life.
Published: 23/06/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Helping my way with Steve Graham( 0:29:33)       
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Some people start running when they are young and others begin to love this activity much later in life. Steve Graham realised that something had to change in midlife and decided that running would be that change. Fast forward some years and much has been achieved. There is a quiet confidence from trying things and learning through doing what works for him. Along the way, he has found the generosity and energy to help many others. This is the tale that most of us can relate to.
Published: 26/05/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Twin tracks to excellence with Sam and Angie Petty( 0:29:34)       
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Sam and Angie Petty personify mutual support and a passion for helping the next generation to achieve their potential. While track running is their focus, the skills they possess come from experiences beyond the track and beyond running. Its a powerful mix. From humble childhood beginnings they have travelled a worldwide path with a lifetime of learning along the way. Its time for them to share some of the far.... and what the future may hold.
Published: 12/05/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
Running Together - Share and Support with Nate and Veena Rhodes( 0:29:36)       
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Sometimes we do things in running that are hard or we experience injury that is distressing. As with life in general, to get through those challenging times its so much easier when we have support. Nate and Veena Rhodes personify that practical caring, perhaps helped by their chosen profession. They share their journeys into new opportunities and experiences, and finding a world more beautiful and engaging than expected. A demonstration of the right attitude being extremely powerful.
Published: 28/04/2023 12:00:00 p.m.

From trail to track, from sprint to ultra, young and old, running encompasses so much variety for so many. Running Together seeks to showcase this glorious diversity.

Host: Peter Cameron

Produced By: Peter Cameron

Language: English

Category: Sports and Recreation

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