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Sue Foot – Gunning for Mont-Blanc

This week we are happy to have a guest article from North Herts Road Runners’ Sue Foot. Sue started to run ultra marathons well into her 50’s and is looking forward to competing in the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc next year.

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Equipment 101: Part 3, Hydration

OK then, so far we’ve looked at shoes and clothes in our equipment 101. This week we move on to accessories, beginning with equipment for hydration.

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Equipment 101: Part 2, Clothes

Last week in our 101 guide to running equipment we looked at the shoe. This week we’re moving up the body to look at clothes, but before moving on let’s stay with the foot area to check out another piece … Continue reading

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Equipment 101: Part 1, Running Shoes

There was a day when your typical ultra distance runner set out with nothing more than a pair of handsome sideburns, short shorts and shabby tennis shoes, drinking from cool mountain streams and drawing sustenance from the California sun. For … Continue reading

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