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    Six running books you need to read
    09 Mar 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Looking for some marathon training inspiration? Or maybe you've been forced inside by injury, illness or the weather? We've compiled a list of our favourite books about running, as recommended by our community on Facebook. Guaranteed to keep you motivated and raring to get back out there. Born to Run: The Hidden Tribe, the Ultra-Runners...
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    From hardcore smoker to the London Marathon. Meet Tom Pullinger.
    13 Feb 2020
    Tom Pullinger, aka Inspired Runner , used to smoke a lot and relied on his inhaler to get him through the day. One day, Tom decided to stop smoking and took up running. Inspired by his father, Tom challenged his personal limits with the support of his family and went from one mile to the marathon distance to Triathlon and Ironman events. Read on...
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    How to smash your goals when you run a marathon for charity
    07 Feb 2020
    Running for a charity can massively boost your motivation when you're training for a marathon. However, it can be a challenge in itself to find the time for fundraising alongside the long hours of training. We asked Asics Frontrunner Kelly Ruck for her tips on how to smash your marathon goals for your chosen charity and have a great time along...
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    Under Armour HOVR Machina can make you a better runner. Here's how.
    05 Feb 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    With the Nike Vapourfly sparking controversy even in the mainstream press, cutting-edge developments in running shoe tech are becoming almost as high-profile as the athletes themselves. Under Armour is a relative newcomer to the race, but they think their innovative HOVR™ Machina could give you an almost unfair advantage, whether you're...
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    The nine must-do events you need to sign up for now
    24 Jan 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Looking for some inspiration? We've rounded up the best cycle, run and triathlon events in the UK in 2020. Which one will you sign up for? Wiggle Festival of Sport When: August 7th to 9th Where: Avon Tyrell Outdoor Activity Centre, Bransgore, Christchurch. Get set for a sporting weekend like no other. New for 2020, the three-day Wiggle...
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    Don't let pain stop you from running. Here's how.
    10 Jan 2020
    Whether you've just started a couch to 5k or you're on your way to your first marathon, running injuries can strike at the worst time. Don't let them stop you in your tracks. HOKA ONE ONE ambassador Michelle Dillon shares what she's learned about injury prevention. Running is a great sport partly because it is so simple; you grab...
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    How running your first marathon could make you four years younger
    08 Jan 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Training and competing for your first marathon makes you four years younger, a major study has found. The research, funded by the British Heart Foundation, followed 138 first-time marathon completers and found their average ‘arterial age’ and blood pressure measurements dropped to those of people four years their junior. Speaking about...
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    YOU CAN: Katy Downing
    22 Nov 2019 / Nassrin Chamanian
    When we met Katy, she wasn't sure if she actually liked running but, since she didn't hate it either, she decided to challenge herself to a half marathon. We caught up with her to see how her year's gone. Its been a busy year! Apart from my running goals, I've been working on losing some weight in the hope that it would alleviate...
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    Get winter running ready with adidas
    15 Oct 2019
    As winter sets in, conditions change. The temperature drops, days get shorter and terrain throws up new challenges. Motivation can dip, too. adidas Running products ­– including the new Winterized Pulseboost HD – is the go-to kit for cold-weather protection and warmth. And adidas has another trick up its sleeve to keep your winter...
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    How To Love Running In The Dark This Winter
    04 Oct 2019 / Nassrin Chamanian
    When the dark evenings start drawing in, it’s tempting to go into hibernation mode but with the right kit and preparation, it’s possible to keep running year-round. You might just end up loving it! We asked Asics Frontrunners Jon Baguley , Jamie Gane and Curtis Broadhead how they’ve learned to embrace those dark evenings. Why run...

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