Road to London – 2012 Olympics

The "Secret Weapon"

| Posted in: HydroWorx, In the News, Life at HydroWorx, Oregon Project, Road to London - 2012 Olympics, Running, Sports Stories, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

With the Big Games approaching, excitement for the runners and all the athletes continues to grow. As previously announced, a few weeks ago we had news reporter, Lori Burkholder, from WGAL, in the HydroWorx office with TV cameras capturing the runners ‘secret weapon.’ With the record breaking performances by both Galen Rupp and Mo Farah, […]

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To London we Go…Congrats to Galen and Dathan

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Friday night, the men’s 10,000 m Olympic Trials race took place, in Eugene, OR, in the pouring rain. Did that affect the Oregon Project runners, Galen Rupp and Dathan Ritzenhein? It certainly did not. Galen crossed the finished line beaming and quite soundly, about 10 seconds ahead of the next Olympic qualifier, with an Olympic trials […]

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Gearing up for the London Games with TV interview

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, In the News, Oregon Project, Road to London - 2012 Olympics, Running, Sports Stories, Water Treadmill

What an exciting day we had in the HydroWorx office yesterday (6/20) in Middletown, PA. We had WGAL’s ‘News 8 Today’ co-anchor, Lori Burkholder here interviewing HydroWorx’s CEO, Anson Flake, as well as a local up-and-coming track star. Burkholder, excitedly discussed with Anson Flake about HydroWorx’s role in the Olympics. The underwater treadmill was featured […]

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Underwater Treadmill Study Shows Benefits for Fitness

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Oregon Project, Research, Road to London - 2012 Olympics, Running, Sports Stories, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

With just 46 days left until the 2012 London Summer Olympics, the opportunity to become Olympic medalists for Mo Farah and Galen Rupp has become very real. The training is far from over, if anything it  has quite possibly increased considering the proximity of the Olympics and the goals both runners have set. Rupp and […]

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The latest on the Underwater Run to London!

| Posted in: HydroWorx, Oregon Project, Physical Therapy, Road to London - 2012 Olympics, Running, Sports Stories, Training Tips, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

The latest additions to the wonderful HydroWorx Underwater Run to London site are insider videos from the Oregon Project team!       The first video is an insider look at Mo Farah and Galen Rupp running on the HydroWorx X80 on location of their training ground in Albuquerque, NM—a garage! Both Olympic hopefuls make […]

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Underwater Treadmill Training Offers Running Advantage

| Posted in: Aquatic Conditioning, Health & Wellness Stories, Nike Oregon Project Tracker, Road to London - 2012 Olympics, Uncategorized, Water Treadmill

After his highly-public move to the states to train with Alberto Salazar and the Oregon Project, Mo Farah continues to break records. People are beginning to wonder just what he is doing to give him that extra edge. Mo and Alberto have credited HydroWorx underwater running as a tool used to help push Mo and […]

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You Don’t Have to Be an Elite Athlete to Train Like One

| Posted in: Athletic Training, Nike Oregon Project Tracker, Road to London - 2012 Olympics, Uncategorized

Maybe you aren’t able to match Mo Farah’s or Galen Rupp’s speed in the 10000m, but that doesn’t mean your athletic prowess doesn’t count.

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Road to London Paved with Dreams of New Medal Designs

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Piggybacking on yesterday’s story about Mo Farah, here’s a great piece on the 2012 Olympic medals.

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