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Putting the ‘Eeek!’ in Peakrunners – By Caroline French

  Caroline French runs for and represents the Accelerate ‘Community’.  As part of Team Accelerate, she not only blogs, but also attends events, group runs and sessions in the Accelerate store.  She’s about to focus on completion of an event … Continue reading

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Just a little Horse

  Big Running Weekend.  Sunday AM.  Accelerate Red Route, led by ATR (Accelerate Trail Runners)’s Jon Osborne and attended by, among others one Angus McKendrick from Silva. Mid run – and Angus sides up to me with a delicate tone.  … Continue reading

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Life gets in the way.

  I’ve recently spent time off my feet, having been injured.  I also then spent time at home looking after poorly girlfriend and two young sons.  More time away from running. Add to this, car trouble, overtime, social calendar, anniversaries … Continue reading

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The Lady With the Limp – 2017 Review by Dot Kesterton

  2017 Annual Review. Dot (Nightingale) Kesterton. The year started as well as I could hope for. The arthroscopy on medial and lateral meniscus in early December seemed to be healing well. Mr Brown, surgeon, suggested I start gentle training … Continue reading

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Training and Racing Review

For me it’s that time of year. Training and Race Planning for next year alongside the athletes I work with. From now until the same time next year, with ongoing review through the coming months, this is an important process. … Continue reading

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