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South Coast Path Run

I like listening to the Marathon Talk podcast. I think the idea is that you listen to it on your long run, but I go ‘pah!’ to that and listen to it on the turbo trainer, get me! 545 more words


Why I love running

On a run yesterday morning, I started thinking and reminded myself of why I love running and so I thought I’d share them with you. It occurred to me that we can get busy with our training, become focused on the pace, times and other stuff that it can be easy to forget why we love it. 628 more words


This week’s running – 2nd to 8th of May 2016

One lap of the Brueton Parkrun route thrown in for good measure

Mid-week racing, Parkrun record breaking and marathon planning this week.

DK10K 2016 review… 827 more words
This Week

Glasgow parkrun smash up

An early start yesterday morning for our first running challenge in a while. 5am alarms as The Boy and I headed out to attempt all four Glasgow parkruns in one go. 1,877 more words



For regular readers of this blog, you will know I am a fan of Tribesports kit. Last year, they generously donated a £50 voucher for me to raffle, to help raise funds for… 214 more words


Review: The Way of the Runner, Adhanarand Finn (Faber and Faber, 2015)

I came to The Way of the Runner really wanting to gain an insight into the world of Japanese ekiden.  I’d heard Adharanand Finn taking about the depth of Japanese running on the brilliant Marathon Talk podcast.  260 more words


Sometimes it's not just about the goal it's about the journey getting there.

‘Sometimes it’s not just about the goal it’s about the journey getting there,’ Sonia Samuels, UK world marathoner women’s 7th placer.  A quote from her interview with Marathon Talk this week. 221 more words