So you want to know if a treadmill is worth buying? The answer to this question depends primarily on 3 things. Do you enjoy running? Will you integrate treadmill sessions into your routine? Are you willing to buy a treadmill that matches your needs as a runner? In this post, I’m simply going to explain … Read moreAre Treadmills Worth It?
So you want to know the average parkrun time, for male and female runners, across the world? You’re in the right place. What is the average Parkrun time? The average Parkrun time is 30:54 minutes. This figure is derived from the official parkrun website, which lists the average time for every different country where Parkrun … Read moreWhat is the average Parkrun Time?
I’m gonna start by stating the obvious. Getting injured SUCKS! There’s nothing worse than getting into a solid training groove, only to have all your hard work dismantled by an injury. Just so you know you aren’t alone, here’s a quick personal revelation. Over a two year period from October 2016 to November 2018, I experienced no … Read moreThe 3 Best Alternatives To Running When You’re Injured
In simple terms, a Virtual 5K is 5K race that you complete in your own time, wherever you like. However, there is a cut off date, which means you have to complete your 5K run and submit your time before the deadline expires. So how do you actually complete a virtual 5K? Option 1 – For … Read moreWhat Is A Virtual 5K Race?
Ok. It’s time for a no-nonsense revelation of how I smashed my 5K PB, after a 2 year slump of almost no gains. To begin, we are going tackle one of the most widespread myths in running. It’s a plague that affects athletes all across the world and it needs to be addressed. The … Read moreHow To Run A Faster 5K In 2 Weeks!
In this article, two of the best forms of cardiovascular exercise go head to head – jump rope vs running. Before we dive in, it’s worth mentioning that you can’t go too far wrong with either of these choices. They are both super convenient, highly affordable forms of cardio that are excellent for burning calories and … Read moreHead To Head – Jump Rope vs Running
To find your nearest Parkrun, the first thing you need to check is whether or not Parkrun events take place in your country. At the moment, Parkrun takes place in 20 different countries, spread over 5 continents. Each of the bullet points below links through to the most appropriate Parkrun Routes page, where you can … Read moreParkruns Near Me – How To Find Your Closest Parkrun
On paper, running a sub 40 10k is pretty straightforward. You just lace up your shoes and run 10k’s at 3:59 mins/km pace (or better). But like so many things in life, it’s a lot easier said than done. The good news is that if you’re asking this question, there’s a good chance you’re pretty fit and pretty … Read moreHow To Run a Sub 40 10K
Every Saturday morning, more than 250 000 people line up to partake in their local 5K Parkrun. If you’re ready to become a 5K runner but you aren’t very fit, you’re in luck. The Couch to 5K plan was designed specifically for you. What does the Couch To 5K training plan look like? To answer … Read moreThe Ultimate Couch To 5K Training Plan