Pushing the Zone

A time warp moment. Just six weeks ago I could barely contemplate going for a run, and now I'm planning the challenge of my lifetime. How come I've gained so much ground in such a relatively short time? Where is the research that can follow this and report back so that it can be handed…

The Beast nears

Nine days to go till this beast of a race! I'd be lying if I didn't say I get scared as well as excited when thinking about taking part. This is an arduous course, the weather is never favourable, and the tarmac relentlessly either uphill or down. http://www.snowdoniamarathon.co.uk

A Zesty Refreshing Change

Marathon mileage is picking up, a fifth of the way through this month's target, and if the weather is set to continue as it is....happy days!! Of course, more mileage means I need to increase my hydration levels, so I opted for a refreshing change to just plain tap water. Sliced fruits in water! Arbonne…

The Protein Shake that changed my life.

I finally met up with ITU triathlete Ron Skilling and his guests tonight before a business opportunity event at the Tytherington Club in Macclesfield, and naturally we were discussing protein shakes and nutrition for managing the endurance training regime. Sharing products that fit in and compliment a healthy training lifestyle, especially for athletes, is a…