Why I run by Jill Jordan

This is a guest post by Jill from Proper Fud  I run to keep active.  I run for my sanity.  I run to ease the guilt of my indulged sweet tooth.  I run from the endless questions posed by a 3 year old.  I could do other things, but I choose to run.  I wanted to run for...

Why I run: Emma Reynolds, 27

When did you start running? Last year, the day after St. Patrick’s Day to be precise! How often do you run, and how far?  Four times a week. At the moment 5k but I am building towards 8k in 2 weeks’ time, then 10k in a month. What is it that you like about...

My Road to Running

This is a guest post by Siun Dunne Have you ever heard of passive running? If not, allow me to explain. Even though running has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember, it’s been a passive constant, my mother has been running for over 20 years. She ran,...

Ten tips for Safe Running

Tie your shoelaces well – if your shoelaces come undone while running and you stumble over them you are quite likely to fall on your face – ouch. Tie them well and check before you set off! Be seen – If you are running in the dark make sure you wear some type of...

5 Tips for Beginners

This is an article I wrote for Woman’s Way recently  1. Start slow To make it more pleasant for yourself and to reduce your risk of injuries, start with run/walk method, go slowly and don’t run more than 3 times a week with rest days in between. Don’t...