Category: Training

GUEST BLOG #16 – Why do you run?

It’s been a wee while since I had a guest blogger on here – and I really am sorry for that as I blooming love them! I absolutely love them because; a) it’s great to be a little nosy and find out about how…

HOW TO MAKE ESSENTIAL OIL EPSOM SALTS

I only discovered the wonders of Epsom salts a few years ago – and now a week doesn’t go by when I’m not chilling in the tub to help relax my muscles and loosen stiff joints. But not only does it help after a…

WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR TRAINING PLAN WHILE AWAY FROM HOME

You are in a training cycle, but you are due to go away on a vacation/business trip; what do you do with your training while away?   Firstly, be honest with yourself, will you be able to fit in any workouts while away?

WHAT’S YOUR NEXT RACE GOAL? ASK YOURSELF THESE 3 QUESTIONS.

Whether you’ve just run a race and are looking for your next challenge, or haven’t raced in a while but would like to have a goal to work towards, ask yourself these 3 questions.

SHOULD I RUN? ASK YOURSELF THESE 5 QUESTIONS.

When you can’t be bothered running and you’d rather stay in and watch Netflix, or meet your friends for a drink, perhaps have a bath with a glass of wine, or an extra hour in bed; we’ve all been there. But what do you…

NEW TO RUNNING OR COMING BACK FROM INJURY? HERE ARE MY TOP 3 TIPS.

Whether you are coming back to running from time out due to an injury or are completely new to running, I recommend starting out the exact same way. Here are my top 3 tips.

BAD RUNS HAPPEN TO GOOD PEOPLE

We’ve all been there, a run that is a struggle from start to finish. Our legs feel like lead. Every step feels like it could be the last before tumbling to the ground in a heap. These are the runs where we prove to…

HOW TO FIND THE PERFECT RUNNING COACH FOR YOU

Having a running coach isn’t just for elite, Olympic level athletes.  Sure they all have coaches, but anyone can have a running coach; whether you are trying to hit a personal best, getting back into running after an injury or long break, you are…