Train smarter and enjoy more!
All fans of the Asia Trail Master series can now take advantage of the professional expertise of our training and fitness coach Majell Backhausen.
Majell is an elite level Ultra Distance Trail Runner. He has represented his home Country of Australia at the IAU Ultra Trail World Championships and is an elite athlete on Team Salomon & Suunto and Compressport International.
All runners who wish to boost their game, prepare in the best possible way for their debut on the 100 miles or just the marathon, or simply wish to have more fun during their training sessions, go ask Majell!
Majell's coaching & consulting offering includes weekly and monthly programmes on running and/or strength & conditioning. One-off special consultation on a specific topic (e.g. on nutrition & hydration, equipment, race preparation strategy, optimal recovery etc.) are also possible. The full range of his services, and the suggested coaching process, can be read in the PDF brief available for download below. Majell holds a.o. the following qualifications:• Certificate III & IV in Fitness/Personal Training (PTA)• Qualified in Effective Movement Training• ASC Accredited Coach• BEng Hons. Engineering /Project ManagementRecent race accomplishments:
• Tarawera 50km 1600m elv, Rotorua, New Zealand -1st Place• GOW100- Great Ocean Walk 100km 3200m elv, Australia - 1st Place• UTMB, 170km 10,000m elv, Chamonix, France - 23rd Place• Interlac Trail- 43km 1000m elv, Annecy, France - 2nd Place• Un Tour en Terre du Jura- UTTJ- 115km 6500m elv, France - 1st Place• 2015 IAU Ultra Trail World Championships- 87km 5300m elv- France - 47th Place• TransLantau 50km 2700m elv- Hong Kong - 2nd Place