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From Soccer To Running At The Highest Level – 4 Favourite Sessions From Andre Waring (Box Hill Athletics Club and Dinneen Runners)

For everyone who doesn’t know me my name is Andre.

My running journey didn’t take off until my early 20’s and I never had the intentions nor vision of seeing myself as to where I am today. 

I always had an interest in sport so in the summertime my parents signed me up for little athletics to keep me focused on the offseason of soccer. 

In secondary school I compete in the school’s athletic teams which took me to compete at state trials competing in the high jump, long jump, triple jump, 1500m and the 800m.

Prior to running, I played soccer at the highest level all through my junior years. Which lead to playing in the Brisbane Premier League, I was well known as an attacking Midfielder.

Unfortunately, during a match, I did ligament damage in my right ankle. After having time off coaches and physios tried to speed up my recovery to get me back playing again. This…



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