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  • Marathon Training in NYC

    Marathon Training in NYC

    26th February 2016

    This month involved a long run across the pond… My latest long run has got to be my best yet. I’m used to tackling the hills of South East London and looping the loop as I try t add more…

  • Roving reporters… I did it!

    Roving reporters… I did it!

    5th February 2016

    Our team of ‘roving reporters’ reviews some of the events they’ve taken part in. Each reporter analyses the event and tells us if they’d do it again. They did it; maybe you will too? Marlow Half Marathon Location: Marlow, Buckinghamshire When: 1 November…

  • Inspiring Runner: Jamie Ramsay

    23rd December 2015

    British Adventure Runner Jamie Ramsay is running c.17,000km from Vancouver to Buenos Aires, averaging a marathon per day to raise money for CALM, Macmillan and WaterAid. My first memory of running was aged about 10. It was a school run and a teacher who…

  • Matt Gifford – The first step to 100km

    Matt Gifford – The first step to 100km

    26th September 2015

    I must be mad. Why else would I choose to run a 100km ultra marathon? And especially when 10km was the furthest I had ever run before… and that was about seven years ago. Let me try to explain… I…

  • The Reason I Run by Chris Spriggs

    The Reason I Run by Chris Spriggs

    9th June 2015

    How two men transformed tragedy into the greatest race of their lives… “Uncle Andrew and I are ordinary men, easy to miss if you walked past us on the high street. We are not talented or spectacular runners, but we…