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Emma Stepto – Proof That It’s Never Too Late For A Runner To Go Pro

If you watched the London Marathon this weekend your attention was probably flitting between Mo Farah, Kiplagat, and some dude running dressed as a telephone box. However if you watched closely there was a pretty extraordinary story amongst the elite … Continue reading

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Running Legends – Be Inspired

Whether you are a newbie or have been at this a while I think it’s good to take stock of some of the epic runners out there.  Other sports ram their heroes down our throats. Footballers (this statement applies to … Continue reading

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Running Injuries 101

Running newbies, this is a quick guide to what to do when something hurts, what will m ake it worse and what’s going to help you get back into your trainers quicker. ITS YOUR OWN FAULT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  First thing is first. … Continue reading

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Advice For The Runner On A Diet

Many newbie runners first put on their trainers with one primary goal. Dieting and Weight loss. This post is designed to give you guys a helping hand. We all know why it’s so attractive as a weight loss measure. The … Continue reading

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Rules for the Running Streak

Now in general I am not a fan of streaking. I’m talking about the kind where you run everyday, not the kind where you get naked…..unless you’re a REALLY adventurous runner and don’t mind the cold. For those who don’t … Continue reading

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Play My Who Wants To Be A Millionaire – Running Etiquette Game!

For all the newbies out there who don’t know those pesky unwritten rules of race and road.  The DVLA are seriously thinking of stealing this and charging runners £60 before they can get their road licence so get it while … Continue reading

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The Curse of the White T- Shirt – Running Swag

I think this simple item of clothing is a good indicator of when a person has crossed the threshold from newbie to fully fledged runner. Its nothing to do with your pb, times, training or even the number of medals … Continue reading

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