One of my final track workouts in the run up to the Olympic Marathon. Today we ran 4x 1mile with 2minute recoveries aiming to get faster every repetition. Following that were a few 200m sprints to inject a little pace and freshness back into my legs Track workout at the TeamGB holding camp from Nick [...]
I've spent the last month out in Font Romeu preparing for the big event next month over in South America! Here's a short montage of what I've been up to courtesy of my amazing sponsors Brooks Running UK. Running at Pyrenees 2000 (near Font Romeu) from Nick Samuels on Vimeo.
Font Romeu is one of my favourite places to train so I always look forward to hitting the trails and getting strong. Here is a short clip of a 10 mile loop which I really enjoy. It is hilly in places but the scenery is breathtakingly beautiful. Running at Pyrenees 2000 (near Font Romeu) from Nick [...]
Here's some sensory and floor contact drills I've been practicing whilst out in beautiful Boston. I'm trying out the new Brooks Asteria as I find them great to get a good ground contact with a fast reaction off the floor.
Here's my interview with Dan Walker and Sally Nugent after the 2016 London Marathon and fulfilling the Rio Olympics selection criteria. Plus some added comedy commentary from my young nephew :)
After returning from a long block of base training in Kenya I was able to blow a few cobwebs away with my first race since July last year. Hampstead Heath was basking in full winter sunshine and buzzing with the sound of the stalwart athletics fans. Will post a full race report shortly but made [...]
After a disappointing show at the Manchester 10k in May this was my chance to set the record straight. We all have bad days but it is how we respond that counts. So having overcome my illness problems I was able to get some good training sessions in before the Watford BMC. With a pace [...]
Here's the video from Stanford 10k. A little work to do to match Kipyego and Flanagan! [iframe http://www.flotrack.org/embed/ODEyNDg4MTc4?related=1 480 360] Video courtesy of flotrack.org. Watch more video of 2011 Stanford Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational.