Marathon Training Plans – Are you missing these pieces to the puzzle? 27/11/2018

Who got the exciting news that they have a ballot place for a Marathon in Spring 2019! I’ve see so many social media posts either celebrating the rare ballot place, sharing their fundraising or the disappointment of missing out…again!   As we start to approach the end of the year, many runners start to prepare their training plans for Spring…

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Weeks 3 & 4: Going from one end of the spectrum to the other…Lazy to successful! 14/09/2017

Week 3 started on Bank Holiday Monday (26th August) and I don’t particularly like Bank Holidays when I’m busy at the clinic. Everything is squashed into less days and I feel a fair amount of pressure to get things done and manage everythiing. This week I had more pressure as I ‘m getting my fitness back and needed to keep…

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Stretching the muscle at the front of the shin: Tibialis Anterior 17/05/2017

Shin pain, there’s nothing like it! It can be very debilitating for a running or cycling endurance athlete. Or those who are aiming to improve their fitness for/or in pre season training for Rugby, Football, Hockey etc, where you run a lot on hard ground. It can be a strong and intense pain while training, which sometimes doesn’t go away with…

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6 Tips for your 1st Marathon 22/10/2014

Got a place in next year’s London Marathon or another marathon? Congratulations! Are you slightly scared? Unsure of what training plan to go for? Choosing running shoes scares you? Don’t know what to expect over the next 5/6 months?   Here are 6 tips which touch upon what you should be doing to help you get to the start line,…

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