Learn To Race Walk

By Laura Moncur @ 5:00 pm — Filed under:

Joanne Colan, from Rocketboom, learned how to race walk with Stella Cashman and Leo Romero of The Park Race Walkers in New York City. Race walking is an Olympic sport with strict rules defining it versus running.

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Rocketboom – August 4, 2006

The benefit of race walking is that you can reach running speeds without the jarring impact of running. It works an entirely different set of muscles than regular walking and running, so that makes it a great cross-training activity so you don’t overwork your body.

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One Response to “Learn To Race Walk”

  1. anet Says:

    hey thanks for this kick. i have been wanting to explore racewalking (as I run but sometimes need a break) and these links are great.

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