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Back in the Game - JLL 5k 2016

As Thursday got closer and closer this week my trepidation increased….

I’d been given an enforced week off by my coach to get some sleep, get my iron levels checked and just basically get some perspective. 932 more words

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Sports Bras

A subject which for some reason has a taboo in general, I’m not sure whether it’s due to societal ideals or we just embarassed! But in the sport/running world sports bras look super pretty as well as being functionally essential for all us female runners. 619 more words

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Meet Kathryn

Starting up with Rachel’s Runners in the very first year of our Learn to Run program and proving to herself that with the right support and a lot of determination she can do anything, here’s Kathryn… 363 more words

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Resting State

My usually not that strict coach has decided I need a few days off. Mainly I think this is because I’m struggling to be particularly nice to people at the moment because I’m too tired to put up with their rubbish. 291 more words

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Organised Masochism - Why Do We Run Marathons?

At the 1908 Olympic Games in London, the marathon was won by Dorando Pietri of Italy. However he did not take home the gold medal. 1,887 more words

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Learn to Run Graduates - Field Two, 2016

Last Saturday 13 August, 2016 saw the graduation run of our newest members who’ve just come through our ever-popular ‘Learn to Run’ program. The recruits had a great time running their first non-stop 5km at… 266 more words

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Tribal Markings

This weekend, an occasional colleague happened to notice I was wearing my Garmin with my civvies (ie my non-running kit clothes) and straight off asked me what I was training for. 635 more words

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