James Kuegler and Tom Igusa discuss how a creative and flexible approach to training can ultimately lead to success.
Tom Igusa learnt the hard way that even the best prepared athletes can have unforeseen obstacles or challenges pop up in training that threaten to derail a race. Having an alternative strategy is an important way to move through adversity. Is it possible to train to complete a trail race with minimal or no running?
Age: 40. Lives: Auckland.
2014 Great Kauri Run 72k
2015 Tarawera 100k, Shinetsu Five Mountains Trail Run 110k
2016 Tarawera 100k, Ultra Trail Mount Fuji 100mi (shortened to 45k)
2017 Ultra Trail Australia
2018 Tarawera 100 Mile Endurance Run