Marathon #2… with a +1

Marathon #2… with a +1

Last year, Julie wrote about her experience of Liverpool Rock and Roll Marathon as a first time marathon runner (read her story here); read on to find out how it feels the second time around… by Julie Pemberton So last year I hogged...

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Coming soon in March: Learn to Run with WRP

Coming soon in March: Learn to Run with WRP

Our new course for complete beginners, or those who are returning to running after a long break, is starting on Monday 5th March.   The course is for 10 weeks and will use the ‘Walk to run’ method: each session will start with a gentle warm up...

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Relish Running Bath Two Tunnels Races

Relish Running Bath Two Tunnels Races

by Alison Dacey   At the beginning of the year as part of my 10k race-a-month challenge of 2017 (why did I voice that out loud?), I signed up (with a certain amount of trepidation) for the Relish Running Two Tunnels Race Series in Bath. What...

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Running in the rain – Cardiff 10k 2017

Running in the rain – Cardiff 10k 2017

by Sarah Wymer As we basked in late summer sunshine, I made my preparations for the Cardiff 10k: kit ready (including my lovely new WRP running vest), lift to the starting point arranged, carbo loading evening meal planned, and checked that all...

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Smile, it’s only a mile!

Smile, it’s only a mile!

by Grace Newbould My first ever mile (race) – The Butetown Mile Ahhh, the mile. We do a lot of them as runners, often 3 on a Saturday as part of parkrun, a couple of 5/6 milers during the week and the odd 10 or so on a Sunday for a...

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How I accidentally became a marathon runner…

How I accidentally became a marathon runner…

by Julie Pemberton Me, a Marathon runner? Surely not!  I don’t particularly consider myself to be a natural runner, in fact I wasn’t a runner at all until about 18 months ago. Funny how these things creep on you before you’re aware of how much...

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