The best 10 marathons in the world So you have your first 26.2 under you belt, and you’re looking for your next challenge. If you’ve truly been bitten by the marathon bug, why not start building a bucket list of some of the best races in the world?! It’s…

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How to stay safe when out winter running With Christmas finally upon us, there is no escaping winter running. As the temperature drops and the nights get darker, sometimes going for a post work run is the last thing on your to do list. But believe it or not,…

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Little Miss Fancy Pants – Rome to Home Every evening for the past 21 days, without fail, I have put on my Fancy Clothes. I have not washed them during this 21 days. They are, might I add, Very Fancy. They consist of purple compression pants, a sports bra…

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The choices we make define us. We choose what job to take. We choose what food to eat. We choose how to spend our spare time. We choose where we live and we choose who to spend our time with. We choose whether to watch others go on an…

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A couple of weeks ago we got the chance to catch up with The Wild Swimming Brothers, Jack, Calum & Robbie to chat about their most recent challenge, ‘Into the Maelstrom’. The ‘Into the Maelstrom’ challenge is a world first attempt to swim across the two biggest and most powerful whirlpools…

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Recently we got the chance to chat to Stuart Repon-Ness who currently set off to run the entire west coast of America at the start of August. The challenge was called the Route 101 Challenge and would take him from Seattle, Washington all the way down to San Diego, California in 45 days or…

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Natalie Thomas spent the whole of July undertaking the EuroChallenge, a feat of riding a Me Mover (stand up step bike with no motor or gears, www.me-mover.com ) 2170km from Copenhagen to Lausanne via Hamburg, Amsterdam, Brussels and Paris. Natalie, who plans to be a dietitian, has run triathlons before but wanted…

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We recently caught up with the Wild Swimming Brothers to chat about their most recent challenge. In case you haven’t heard of the Hudson brothers you can find out about one of their recent challenges, ‘Swim The Eden’ here. Here’s what they had to about their ‘Into The Maelstrom’…

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Swimmer Beth French is going to take on arguably the toughest swimming challenge on the planet, the Ocean 7. The Ocean 7 forces swimmers to cross seven sea channels, which have been selected by the World Open Water Swimming Association to push any endurance swimmer to their absolute limits. Tackling the Oceans…

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It’s coming up on a year since my last big race, and I am busy training for another.  This time, I am also dealing with a professional hurdle that I didn’t plan for.  I just found out I need to find another team to lead.  Maybe I should be…

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