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Monthly Archives: April 2013

A fresh start.

  Hello. I’ve just been for a run. Wow, that is interesting, where did you go? I went to Burbage Valley just outside of Sheffield.  Parked at the little car park, off the road between Fox House and Toad’s Mouth … Continue reading

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Team you/Progress.

  No runner exists alone, they rely on what Accelerate like to call ‘Team You‘.  The network of people who allow you to achieve the amount you currently do include: family, friends and those people down at your local running … Continue reading

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When it all makes sense again

Rain, snow, ice, biting wind, pitch black morning runs, indoor training, numb hands, numb feet, the lure of a warm bed on a freezing cold training morning, hats, gloves, snoods, arm warners, leg warmers, thermal bib shorts, extra layers…. These … Continue reading

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Review of ‘Town of Runners’ documentary.

  A little while ago, we enjoyed the company of a young man named Abrham Tadesse – during his 4 days of work experience in store.  He agreed to watch ‘Town of Runners’ on DVD and write a review of … Continue reading

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Sheffield Half Marathon: A first timer’s guide.

Updated for 2014:  This is a revised version of my original Sheffield Half Marathon guide, adding the new start/finish for 2014 – in place of the now demolished Don Valley Stadium.  I have not completed this version of the course, … Continue reading

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