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Lost in Thailand Part 1: Warming up

Thailand, the land of Buddhist monks, bar-streets and kick boxing. Also a perfect holiday destination. Whether you’re there to look at the pretty ladies, to walk on the sandy beaches or visit ancient temples, you’ll find Thailand has just about … Continue reading

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Medals and Trophies: Part 1

A medal can make a nice souvenir at the end of a race. It’s something to remember the day by. A tangible reminder of the effort you make to get across the line. Something you can hang around your neck … Continue reading

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Shanghai 10 Bridge Half Marathon

This article looks back to Saturday the 18th of October 2014 and the first official Shanghai 10 Bridge Half Marathon. This started off in Hongqiao, ran along the Wusong River finishing on the Bund on the banks of Huangpu river in … Continue reading

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Southill Sponsored ‘Walk, Jog, Run’ 5k or 10k

I’ve ran along the banks of the Seine in Paris, through the black forest in Germany, in the gritty Streets of New York and over the bridges of old Shanghai, but the somewhat less glamorous sounding Southill just outside Biggleswade … Continue reading

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Running with Music: Devices

This week’s article takes a look at running with music. I never use my walkman during a race or when training with other people. But when you need that extra bit of motivation during those long runs on your own, … Continue reading

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Cathy Craig – First Saturday of the Month

This week we have another guest article. This time from Cathy Craig. Cathy is probably best know for her talented children but this week she gives the low-down on the First Saturday of the Month run in Letchworth England. The … Continue reading

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Injury: Hurting yourself and coming back too early

I haven’t written anything in about a month now. I’ve been injured, and when I’m injured I cant run, and when I can’t run I can’t write. You see, I do most of my writing on the mountain. OK, I … Continue reading

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