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How to Run a Marathon A simple, no-nonsense marathon training plan for people with busy lives! Read »
I’m the Daddy Jamie McDonald is a very lovely man. He is genuine, honest, humble and funny. He’s also run 5000 miles across Canada. A good combination for an Adventure1000 interview… Alastair: I think epic is a really tedious and overused word in […] Read »
The Boston Marathon and the Importance of Sport The thing about sport is that it doesn't matter very much, yet we participate as though it matters very much indeed. Read »
A selection of interesting Ironman races I’ve been wanting to do an Ironman triathlon for a few years now (2.4-mile swim, 112-mile ride and a 26.2-mile run). I’ve started researching which event I would like to take on*. I have not made this a very comprehensive […] Read »
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