Some thoughts on predicting a marathon time

I have only run one marathon (Yorkshire marathon, October 2013) and it was horrible. It was painful both physically and mentally and the most difficult thing I’ve ever done. My next marathon will be Amsterdam. Before Yorkshire I put in my 10k and half marathon...

Boston Marathon 2014

Monday 21st April 2014 By Alistair Urquhart This was never going to be an ordinary race. The tragic events of 15th April 2013 guaranteed that the next staging of the oldest marathon in the world would take on an elevated significance. A city defined by its pride in...

Berlin Half Marathon 2014

Sunday 30th March 2014 By Hayley, Ann & Rob THE EXPO 5 excited people arrived at Berlin Tempelhof Airport, which was the location of the race expo. As Expo’s go this was fairly dramatic located in one of the few remaining examples of Nazi architecture. This...

PECO race 4: West Park

PECO IV 2014, aka “This would be a good race for you Allison” Sunday 16th February 2014 by Allison Munro The event on Sunday 16 February at West Park wasthe fourth of a five race series. I’d thoroughly enjoyed supporting at the last two, and had been thinking that I...

Determination

Dewsbury 10k. Sunday 2nd February 2014. By Stu Helmore My previous 10k PB was 40:32 at the Dewsbury 10k in February 2013. It’s a very similar course to the Abbey Dash in that it’s flat and boring. It’s an out and back but is slightly uphill on the way out giving...