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New book will inform any runner – and encourage some to go further

Our senior consultant Andrew Weltch reviews a new book with lessons for all runners and inspiration for many. Running is big business these days – a healthy activity which can be done almost anywhere with relatively little specialist kit, it’s … Continue reading

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Free bagels in the Big Apple – running with the New York Road Runners

Our senior consultant Andrew Weltch looks at the success of New York Road Runners in getting people of all ages and abilities running the sidewalks, streets and parks of the five boroughs. Running (or, more accurately for many of us, … Continue reading

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Welcome to parkrun – the Saturday morning phenomenon

We’ve celebrated in previous posts some of the outstanding successes in increasing participation in sport – the booming numbers playing tennis in Wales and the wonderful This Girl Can campaign from Sport England – but can any match the growth … Continue reading

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