Morning! This week's motivation is courtesy of Ashley Higginson and Saucony. Ashley is a steeplechase runner who almost gave up on her sport completely. In the end, it turned out to be finding a life outside of running, and a sense of balance, that rekindled her fire. https://youtu.be/fAkbqRqJ7Lg This speaks to me a… Continue reading Monday Motivation: A Life Outside of Running
Woman Crush Wednesday is brought to you this week by Swedish Ultra, Trail and Skyrunner Emelie Forsberg. I first discovered Emelie only a few months ago through her sponsor videos on Youtube, but have since become fascinated by her training, her Wanderlust-worthy life, and most importantly her balanced and healthy attitude towards food and body… Continue reading Woman Crush Wednesday: Emelie Forsberg
The focus of this month has been intense training complemented by real recovery. I've been working my little butt off, and therefore taking time to rest and recover has been precious to me. Without further ado, here are my favourites for August! Nike Pro Compression Sports Bras I've never been to fussy about sports… Continue reading August Favourites
As the Olympics drew to a close last week, I personally shed a small tear. After all, the Olympics are the ultimate sporting event, and this year I’ve found myself obsessively checking social media, and rushing home to watch the coverage live. I find the Olympic Games immensely inspirational, and they always give me a… Continue reading This Saturday: I am Team GB!
This week's Woman Crush Wednesday comes to you courtesy of the wonderful, the inimitable, the supreme: Paula Radcliffe. Even as a child, completely uninterested in athletics, Paula Radcliffe was always on my radar; regularly competing in (and winning) Olympic events, The London Marathon and The Great North Run.But I don't think it was until Paula retired from professional… Continue reading Woman Crush Wednesday: Paula Radcliffe