Marathon Recovery: How to Get Back to Your Best After 26.2
You’ve put in the hours and passed up on the social plans. Marathon day is finally here, and you’ve earned a lifetime of pride after making your way through those gruelling 26.2 miles.But your journey doesn’t stop here. Post-marathon recovery
How should beginners train for a marathon?
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5 best-practices for avoiding a stitch while out running
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The best running gels that are guaranteed to get you through your next race
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Everyone seems to be cold water swimming these days. And so they should! While plunging into freezing cold water might not be the first thing you think of when you hear the word “fun”, there are lots of benefits of
What should I eat the night before a long run?
Have you ever been on a run and felt lacking in energy? Dizzy or weak? An urgent need for a bathroom stop? If any of these feelings are familiar, then it sounds like you need some help on what to
I added recovery runs to my training routine and you should too
Ask any runner what the most important part of their training is and you'll get the same answer - recovery. Seriously, when it comes to running, it doesn’t have to be all or nothing. Running isn’t always about hitting a
Foam rolling for runners: the ultimate tool for post run recovery
When I was training for my first half marathon, my friend sent me a foam roller in the post. I remember opening the parcel and thinking… “what?” Confused, I stashed it away and didn’t give it any further thought -
Post run yoga: a quick routine for loosening off after a run
Post run yoga, there’s really no better path to recovery. If you’re just back from a tough session out on the trails, road, or even the treadmill then it’s important to let your muscles recover and repair. This will not