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GU Energy Competition Winners

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Last month, GU Energy offered five lucky winners a tube of every flavour of their new GU Brew Electrolyte drink tablets. Thanks to everyone who entered. We are happy to announce the winners: Mayur Koya, LeatherheadRachel Howells, AbertilleryKaren Arnold, LouthGuy Dakin, ReadingCsilla Kosztolanyi, Cambridge GU Energy will be in touch ...  Continue reading ... 

Prepare for Paralympic Passion

By Alison Hamlett on in News
After the most successful Olympics ever, London limbers up for 11 more days of sporting excellence

With just one day to go before the Paralympics kick off in London, we take a look back at the origins of the Games, and a look ahead at what lies in store for Britain’s most talented Paralympians. In the beginning The origins of the Paralympic movement can be traced back to ... 

Elite Training Tips: Inside Powerade's Sports Academy

By James Fricker on in Training
Runner's World's James Fricker joins the Olympic stars of the future for some tough training

The Powerade Sports Academy is an elite coaching experience where sportsmen and women from around the world train across five different disciplines – athletics, swimming, football, cycling and basketball – with Olympians and world class coaches. As I headed towards the Park Club in west London on a sunny Sunday afternoon, ... 

Gear Pick of the Week: Adidas Kanadia TR 4 Men's Running Shoes (SS12)

By Kerry McCarthy on in Gear

Adidas Kanadia TR 4 Men's Running Shoes (SS12), £55.00 Kerry says: These are pretty serious trail running shoes for those who don’t mess around and want to get stuck right into the most rugged of terrains. They are lightweight and agile with a rough, TRAXION outsole to shred mud and give maximum ... 

Canesten Competition Winners

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We reveal the lucky winners...

Back in July, Canesten offered five lucky runnersworld.co.uk members the chance to win a running kit bundle worth £100. Thanks to everyone who entered. We are happy to announce the five winners: Tamasine Brailey, Bristol Chris Andrews, Llandough Robyn Hawkins, Oswestry Sarah Hall, HuntingdonAlan Evans, Welton The Runner's World ...  Continue reading

Yoga for Runners: Position 25 - Kapalbhati Breathing

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We deliver this final blog post to you in a sombre tone, with slightly reddened eyes and a wobbly lower lip, as it’s our final blog in the Bikram series. We hope you’ve enjoyed reading about Bikram yoga, and have been inspired to try it as a beneficial cross-training activity ... 

Mo Farah V Haile Gebrselassie: The Great North Run Show Down

By Alison Hamlett on in News
Can mighty Mo Farah hammer Haile 'The Emperor' Gebrselassie at this year's Great North Run?

Was it just me, or did Brendan Foster mention the Bupa Great North Run rather a lot throughout his Olympic Games commentary? It’s no wonder that Foster is proud of his race: as well as welcoming more than 50,000 regular runners every year (it’s the world’s biggest half-marathon), the Great ... 

Gear Pick of the Week: Moving Comfort Women's Momentum Short (SS12)

By Kerry McCarthy on in Gear

Moving Comfort Women's Momentum Short (SS12), £30.00 Kerry says: Short shorts may make you want to crawl into a dark room and stay there for a long time, I hear what you’re saying, but I’ve picked these flattering shorts which might make you change your mind. They are semi-fitted with a thick, ... 

Join Friday's Half-Marathon Nutrition Webchat

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Fuel right for your first - or fastest - half-marathon

Get ready for your autumn Half-Marathon with the third in our series of live webchats, courtesy of our Half-Marathon Newsletter sponsor ASICS. Sports dietician and ASICS PRO Team member Ruth McKean will be giving expert advice and answering all your nutrition questions in the forum this Friday (August 10) between 1 ... 

Gear Pick of the Week: CW-X Women's Performax Tights

By Kerry McCarthy on in Gear

CW-X Women's Performax Tights, £70.00 Kerry says: These techno tights are the ultimate clothing gadget for runners. There are countless running injuries that stem from muscular imbalance or poor alignment, so I’m putting these speciality tights up as this week's pick. Not only do they look pretty cool and a bit like ... 

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