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20-Jan-21

Can You Run an Ultra Marathon?

By Kate Allen

 

Are you new to the world of ultra running? Wondering if you've got what it takes? Read on to find your inspiration!

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14-Dec-20

Chancing my luck on Britains Most Brutal race

By Kate Allen

 

How do you prepare for Britiain's Most Brutal Race? 

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07-Oct-20

Volunteers: The Heroes of Ultra running

By Sarah Cooke

 

We take a look at the unsung heroes of ultra running; the volunteers, crew and pacers without whose help races simply wouldn't happen.

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25-Aug-20

Running the Camino

By Seth Grotzke

 

Have you ever wanted to run the Camino de Santiago trail? Seth Grotzke and his Dad took on the trail and he has some great tips if you want to give it a go.

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14-Apr-20

Surviving lockdown - keeping your head and your fitness

By Sarah Cooke

 

I cannot tutor your kids, speed up government grants, make your partner do the washing up or even find a shop stocking that elusive toilet roll. What I will try to do is suggest ways in which you can channel the stuff that normally gets vented on the run whilst you’re in lockdown.

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25-Apr-19

7 weird and wonderful runner stories

By Kate Allen

Another collection of amusing stories from around the web to fill your coffee break.

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16-Apr-19

Race overload – finding the balance between challenge and obsession

By Sarah Cooke

Ultra-runners are a diverse breed – our distances range from a bit more than a marathon to hundreds or even thousands of miles. Some of us pick one or two races a year and dedicate our training to them. Others seem to be racing every weekend.

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29-Mar-19

7 of the best runner stories

By Kate Allen

A round up of March's runner stories and blogs to amuse, interest and inspire you.

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28-Mar-19

How to get your running life back

By Seth Grotzke

I made a mistake with my last article and I fear that you may have been negatively affected by it. Perhaps you read how to bribe the new runner in your life and decided to go out and splurge on some new kit for your significant other.

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20-Mar-19

Maintenance on the countdown to race day

By Karina Teahan

Many of us are well into our 2019 training plans with various races and long training runs on the horizon.  With this in mind, rather than focus on a specific injury, this month’s article takes a broad view of what we can do leading up to race day and what to consider if you get an injury in those final few weeks/days.

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