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Nutrition clinic: A beginner’s guide to fuelling your runs

By Dr James Morton on in Health
Dr James Morton goes over the fundamental principles of run fuelling for beginners.

Dr James Morton is the Senior Sports Nutritionist for Science in Sport (SiS), the leaders in endurance nutrition. He has led and collaborated in over 40 research papers and publications and is also Senior Lecturer in Exercise Metabolism & Nutrition at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU). For those new to running, ... 

How exercise helps with work/life balance

By News on in News
Working out increases the sense of being able to accomplish things despite busy lifestyles.

"If you want to get something done, give it to a busy person" goes the old adage. Even better, give it to a busy person who regularly exercises, because she's likely to be better than a sedentary person at balancing a cramped schedule, a new study suggests. Russell Clayton, assistant professor ...  ... 

Jamie McDonald completes 5,000 mile year-long run across Canada

By on in News
The adventurer from Gloucester is the first Brit to run the 5,000 miles coast to coast journey without a support crew.

British fundraising adventurer, Jamie McDonald has become the first solo runner to make it from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean across Canada. After 275 days and 5000 miles, he finally hit his destination on Monday. Since setting off on his voyage last March, Jamie has survived –40 degrees celcius ... 

Your weekend of running: 1st & 2nd February

By on in Events
Highlights from your weekend of running

The Runner's World pace team out in force at Watford Half Marathon on Sunday  Find out more about the other races we are pacing here. Continue reading

Wings for Life World Run

By Annie Rice on in Events
This year an event that will see thousands of runners across the globe race each other is launching.

brightcove.createExperiences(); This year on May the 4th not only will Star Wars fans be celebrating, but the debut of the Wings for Life World Run is set to bring a new approach to the world of racing. Thousands of runners across 34 countries and six continents will go at the ... 

TV Presenter Charlie Webster sets off on longest ever Football Club Marathon in aid of charity

By News on in News

On Sunday January 26th television presenter and Women’s Aid ambassador Charlie Webster started a week-long ultramarathon down the country, attempting to run a gruelling 250 miles over 7 days, visiting 40 football clubs to raise vital funds for Women’s Aid and to raise awareness within the football community of Domestic Violence. The ... 

Slow Strength

By on in Health
Slow down the release of these five moves to train your body to run faster.

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How exercise regulates your appetite

By News on in News
New study reveals a stomach-brain-appetite link.

What foods do you usually think about at the end of a workout? Oranges and watermelon, or a big piece of cake? Recently published research in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition gives some insight into your likely choice.  The research group had 15 subjects run on a laboratory treadmill at a modest-but-steady pace ... 

Last year's London Marathon winner, Priscah Jeptoo to defend title

By News, Image by Robert Reese on in News
April 13 women's field includes reigning Olympic and world champions.

In defence of her London Marathon title on April 13, Priscah Jeptoo (above) will have to thwart the reigning Olympic gold medalist, the winner of the last two world championships marathons, the 2013 champions of Berlin, Tokyo, Paris, and Osaka, and, in her marathon debut, the greatest 10,000-meter track runner of all-time. The ...  ... 

Marathon Training - Boom and Bust

By Noel Thatcher, MBE, British paralympic runner, Physiotherapist on in Health
The perils of marathon training and how to avoid injury...

Usually as a running specialist physiotherapist there is a predictable pattern to the year. From mid February there is a steady increase in the number of runners targeting spring marathons phoning for appointments and the story usually goes something like, “I was doing really well until the end of January, ... 

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