Follow elite marathon runner, Ben Moreau, on his path to the 2012 Olympics (via the newsagents to satisfy his love of chocolate).
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I was 19 years old when a boyfriend pointed out my first grey hairs glistening away in the sunshine. How said boyfriend didn't end up buried in that field on the Isle of Skye is anyone's guess, peculiarly I married him instead! Thankfully, he...
Posted: 1 hour ago in The Ponderings of a Pootler - Blog
So the time has finally come, the moment I have been waiting for.
What moment you ask?
Am I running the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon or not?
From the first time I ever started running it was to lose weight. It didn’t proceed well and...
Posted: 1 day ago in Musings of a Blogging Runner - Blog
Here at Bug Towers we really value your feedback.
You asked us for a way to easily choose which bits of The Bug you receive notifications about.
So we've created a new easy-to-use dashboard for you.
All you need to do is click on your name...
Posted: 1 day ago in Follow The Running Bug - Blog
When it comes to logging your bugmiles, you asked for easier uploads, maps, history and a much better layout. So, being the kind bug's we are, we tweaked, we tested and came up with this brand spanking new bugmiles dashboard.
Check it out!
Posted: 8 days ago in Follow The Running Bug - Blog
Athletics, like football, is a funny old game. I should know, having been involved in the sport for the past 35 years, it never ceases to amaze me. For example, back in April I was throwing my toys from the pram as Mo Farah competed probably not the debut...
Posted: 17 days ago in The Lonely Heart of the Long Distance Runner - Blog
Last month I was selected to be part of a Running Bug team to put the new TomTom Runner Cardio watch to the test. Having used the adidas miCoach SmartRun watch for the last 9 months it was a great opportunity to put them head-to-head.
When I started...
Posted: 17 days ago in Running For Others - Blog
I had gone in to the Saffron Trail with a mild ankle injury that only felt slightly bruised. The race, although starting badly turned out great. The downside being that a mild injury was now a serious injury. I had bad sharp pain on the medial side of...
Posted: 24 days ago in 3 Runs a Week - Blog
So it was recently put to me; by a fellow bug; that they found it interesting to read my latest blog as it gave an insight into how my mind worked whilst in a run.
She found it especially interesting to read about how much passion I have for running...
Posted: 29 days ago in Musings of a Blogging Runner - Blog
If you’re someone that enjoys running or keeping fit then you’ll know that injury is one of the worst things that can happen to us. Most of the time the problem will start with a minor twinge which you’ll try and ignore but over time...
Posted: 1 month ago in Joey J Jordan - Chasing Fitness - Blog
How many times have we questioned our running ability…? Think about your most recent runs, and the questions that you may have asked of yourself…? Most of them will undoubtedly begin with the word why..?
“Why can’t I run fast...
Posted: 1 month ago in The Lonely Heart of the Long Distance Runner - Blog
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