Pacing an American Record at the Chicago Marathon by Jonny Mellor

Jonny MellorAthletes Content, Marathon Training, Race Report, Runner's Stories

Our ambassador, Jonny Mellor was at the 2022 edition of the Chicago Marathon and even though he wasn’t racing himself, he was pacing a fellow team mate to what turned out to be an American Record!Here he tells us about his experience!  “I was privileged to be given the opportunity to pace fellow Team New Balance athlete Emily Sisson at the … Read More

How to Race 4 Marathons in 4 Weeks

Nick BesterAthletes Content, Marathon Training, Running, Training

Nick Bester

How to race 4 marathons in four weeks? The answer is simple – it’s impossible! However, racing and running marathons are two very different things. In just a few weeks, I will be running 4 marathons in 4 weeks: Berlin Marathon: 25 th September. Sub 2:20 target!! London Marathon: 2 nd October. Pacing sub 2:38 bus! Chicago Marathon: 9 th … Read More

Combining Cross-Training with Running

Stephanie DavisAthletes Content, Marathon Training, Running, Training

Do you want to train more whilst building your running volume gradually? Do you want to run more but can’t? Do you want to run faster but want variety in your training plan? Combining cross-training with running might be the answer! What is Cross Training? Cross-training is adding another type of exercise to your routine so that you continue to … Read More

Running Through the Menopause

Sally BriderAthletes Content, Health & Injuries, Marathon Training, Races, Runner's Stories, Running

Let me start by saying that every woman’s experience of the menopause (and running through it) will be different. Some women are lucky enough to sail through it and hardly notice the changes to their bodies. Others experience severe symptoms which can make daily life a challenge. Sadly, I fell into the latter category and faced it full-on, rather like … Read More