Go Caz

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Groundhog day

Posted: 24/11/2014 at 21:01

Dachs, your brilliant response makes this thread worth reading. 

Don't ask

Posted: 23/11/2014 at 17:47

A question might be basic if you have been running for years, but not necessarily for a beginner. I think it is quite insulting to label them as 'lazy'. Surely it's a good thing for  people to engage with the forum? You're not obliged to read/answer their posts. And if they were that lazy, surely they wouldn't have taken up running.

Trainer reviews out of date

Posted: 22/11/2014 at 18:06

Plus, on the front page of the website, there is currently, on November 22, an article on reasons to eat pumpkin this Halloween. 

Trainer reviews out of date

Posted: 22/11/2014 at 18:01

I agree that the American website is far superior. And a lot of the articles on here seem to be recycled from there. It's a shame – I think they are missing a trick, particularly when it comes to reviews. How hard can it be?

Does age grading favour older athletes?

Posted: 28/10/2014 at 10:57

Philomena – yes age grading does get you into the London Marathon. Well, not the actual grading but running a good for age time which is surely the same thing.

Personal Safety for Female Runners

Posted: 25/10/2014 at 23:20

I'd have thought running is safer than walking in some respects – I'm moving faster and I'm not hampered by heels or baggage.

Running without music

Posted: 18/10/2014 at 17:22

As Faithsdaddy says, it seems to me music is often used by those who want to escape the fact they are performing the arduous chore of running. When I first started, I always listened to music because I thought I needed the distraction. Now that I know I actually like running, I feel no need. It's a nice opportunity to think about things and it can also be helpful to listen to your breathing.

Energy Gel

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 22:30

I usually take one gel during a half, when the going gets tough at around 9 miles. It gives you a boost, maybe just a psychological one but who cares?

first half marathon lots of people passing out, is that normal??

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 22:25

2wheels, what do you mean about runners race fuelling? I would be interested to know.

Recovering from a Marathon

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 16:30

If you have sore quads, walk down the stairs backwards!

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