19 Nov

A runner's Christmas wish

Mizuno performance range

What's top of the list on all runners' Christmas wish lists? A PB of course! And while Santa Claus may not be able to rustle one of those up per se, he can help you give it your best shot with a brand spanking new pair of racing shoes. We may have our go-to shoes for slogging out the miles but it is perhaps fair to say many runners don't know where to start when it comes to choosing a pair of shoes for speed.

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16 Nov

Ultra stars set to shine on West Highland Way this weekend

The Pyllon Endeavour logo

The concept of the supergroup is most commonly associated with music - Blind Faith (the Eric Clapton–Stevie Winwood project) and the Travelling Wilburys (Dylan, Harrison, Orbison etc) are good examples. Now some of the UK's top ultra runners have dusted down the 'supergroup' idea to target an ambitious long-distance challenge.

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15 Nov

jogscotland wins funds to expand access & improve mental health

jogscotland, working in partnership with SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health), is to benefit from a two-year grant from the Changing Lives Fund. The funding will enable them to improve the number of people from black and minority ethnic (BME) communities participating in jogscotland programmes.

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13 Nov

A day in the life

Mizuno Endure24 night runner

Forget about booking next year’s summer holiday, now’s the time to get yourself signed up for Mizuno’s Endure24. The bad new is that the Reading event is already a sell-out, but the good news is that Leeds (28-30 June) still has availability.

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10 Nov

Nothing beats Berlin Marathon

BMW Berlin Marathon

Eilud Kipchoge’s stunning performance at this year’s Berlin Marathon, at which he set the fastest time ever over 26.2 miles, reiterated what we already knew about the race – it really is an event where magic happens. If you feel like you could be tempted by the 2019 BMW Berlin Marathon, then Sports Tours International have a number of packages on offer for what could well be a CV defining event.

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