Settle your pre-race nerves with these 9 tips Whether you’re about to run your first 5k or 10th marathon, pre-race nerves affect almost everyone preparing to step up to the start line. So most importantly, don’t feel alone, it’s nothing out of the ordinary. British Olympian Gordon Pirie tells…

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With the sun finally starting to shine, it’s got us thinking about our next adventure. And what better way than to enjoy a holiday than combining it with your favourite hobby? Adventure breaks are the perfect way to explore a new place, keep up with your training and detach…

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5 essential tapering tips for marathon runners With the London Marathon just under a month away, now is the perfect time to start your tapering period. For those that don’t know, tapering is the process of slowly reducing the frequency and distance of training runs in the build up…

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12 last minute challenges in April If you’re looking for a last minute challenge in the UK, we’ve got you covered. In today’s blog, we give you 12 awesome last minute challenges that you can jump on if you are looking for an extra event for your calendar in…

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It’s time to get into spring training! I’m sure you have all noticed that the sun has started to poke through the clouds more often in the last few weeks. That can only mean one thing; it’s time for spring training! If you’re one of those people who has…

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12 last minute challenges to do in March If you’re looking for a last minute challenge in the UK, we’ve got you covered. In today’s blog, we give you 12 challenges that you jump in on if you are looking for an extra event for your calendar. Running Jones…

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7 ways to stay on top of your challenge If you’re thinking of undertaking a big challenge, you’re going to need to be prepared. Whether taking on a marathon for the first time or trekking across a country, don’t underestimate the dedication it takes to see it through. Deciding…

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8 challenges in the UK that you haven’t tried before If you’re looking for a new challenge this year but aren’t interested in the usual marathon or triathlon, then this post is just for you. In today’s blog, we look at 8 different challenges with a twist that you…

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10 of the best open water swimming events in the UK If you’re looking for a new challenge to take up in 2017, look no further than open water swimming. With participation in the sport steadily rising, coupled with some amazing event locations around the UK, now is the…

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Seven triathlons for ’17 Triathlon season is fast approaching, and it’s time to start filling in your event calendar. With so many great events here in the UK, 2017 could be the best year to take up a new hobby in the form of a triathlon. Whether you’re a…

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