Tag: Fitness

GUEST BLOG #17 – WHY DO YOU RUN?

This week’s guest blogger is the wonderful Vicki, aka vickithevibe. Three things I can tell you about Vicki (apart from that she is an incredible runner!): she is a Scot living in Dubai, she is an Adidas running crew coach, and her Instagram feed…

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?

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…

4 FREE OR CHEAP CROSS TRAINING OPTIONS

If you follow me on Instagram you may know that I recently started a YouTube channel – I would love it if you popped on over to my channel and subscribed. Cross training doesn’t need to involve a gym membership or expensive specialised equipment. …

NEW TO RUNNING? HERE ARE MY TOP 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO GET STARTED.

First things first, whether you ‘jog’, run intervals (that’s when you run for X number of minutes, walk for X number of minutes and repeat), or run continuously – you, my friend, are a runner! It can be overwhelming when starting running – you…