runABC Midlands News

15 Nov

Running Group Therapy

Running Group

Runners seem to have discovered the magic bullet for improving mental health and wellbeing according to recent findings published by England Athletics. The stress-busting release of the 'feel-good' endorphins experienced through running has long been recognised but the added benefits of running in a group have only just been established.

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25 Oct

Fright Night

Runners in halloween costumes

Halloween has become one of the UK’s most popular running dates with scores of events taking place on or around 31 October. ‘Zombie Runs’, ‘Fright Nights’ and ‘Ghost Runs’ have established themselves as regular fixtures on the running calendar.

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4 Oct

Pace-Off

Is using a pacer in races cheating or a useful way of achieving a PB? We look into the runABC archive from 2016 and recollect the conversation between two high-profile runners with differing views on the subject…

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20 Sep

Mates Race

Chris Broadbent in hot pursuit

I have a 10 mile race coming up next month in Brighton (writes Chris Broadbent), where I will get together with some old mates for the weekend. I'm looking forward to seeing the guys having not seen them for quite a while, with a few beers guaranteed to flow post-race.

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