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Nutrition clinic: nitrates - the new performance booster?

By Dr James Morton on in Health

Welcome to our nutrition blog by Dr James Morton, Senior Sports Nutritionist for Science in Sport (SiS), where he will be giving advice on nutrition, dispelling fuelling myths and offering his tips every month. If you have a sports nutrition question or area you'd like to see covered in the ... 

Gear pick: Incredisocks

By Annie Rice on in Gear

Running is hard on the feet; blisters, bruising and black toenails sometimes feel like a right of passage for runners, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Some correctly fitting kit can make a world of difference and these socks from Incredisocks claim to boost blood and oxygen flow ... 

The 2013 Ikano Robin Hood Marathon, Half Marathon and Mini Marathon

By on in Events

The Ikano Robin Hood Marathon, Half Marathon and Mini Marathon, which will be taking place on 29 September 2013, were officially launched by Robin Hood himself in the Old Market Square, Nottingham where over 200 runners, of all ages, congregated in the beautiful sunshine to be amongst the first to sign ... 

Salomon City Trail

By Annie Rice on in Events

Looking to book up your summer race calendar? Salomon are hosting a series of free city trail races across the country between June and August. The events will be held in urban parks as part of a scheme to get people active and out into the British landscape. Salomon will also ... 

Red Bull Steeplechase returns in October 2013

By Ben Hobson on in Events

On Sunday 6th October, Red Bull is bringing Steeplechase back to its origins in rural Britain for the second year running. Testing 500 contestants both physically and mentally, the race covers just over 20 miles across four stages from church steeple to church steeple through fields and woods, across trails ... 

Race review: Greater Manchester Marathon

By John-Paul Nicholas on in Events

Following the tales of 2012's Greater Manchester Marathon – surely rumours – of lost bags, scant supporters, bad weather and a huge flight of stairs at the end of the course, I was interested/nervous to run the 38th GMM in 2013.  First up, no stairs. Second, not that bad weather was ... 

Tribute to Boston

By Annie Rice on in News

Boston Magazine have released an image of their May cover dedicated to the Boston Marathon bombings. The issue was in its final proofing stage before the tragic events of last week but was quickly scrapped as the events unfolded. The issue now contains a package called ‘The Shoes We Wore’ written ... 

Gear pick: Timex Ironman Run Trainer 2.0 GPS

By Annie Rice on in Gear

The Ironman Run Trainer GPS 2.0 has landed and we’ve been given a sneak preview at the latest from Timex. The watch has come on leaps and bounds since its predecessor in design; it’s lightweight, slick and stylish. So what does it do? Just about everything. It has all the features ... 

Bupa - My first run

By Annie Rice on in Events

The team at Bupa are hosting a series of free events in London in the coming weeks ahead of the Bupa London 10,000. The events are suitable for runners of all levels and abilities and take place in the London West End Bupa Centre. They will run during the evenings of ... 

VLM: A record breaking day

By Annie Rice on in News

The Virgin London Marathon is always one of the highlights of the global running calendar and yesterday’s race didn’t disappoint. Many PB’s were attempted, many achieved, some missed but regardless an eventful day was had by all with Guinness World Records announcing that it saw 22 records smashed. From the weird ... 

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