How to improve your running cadence

How to improve your running cadence

RUNNING cadence is the number of times your foot strikes the ground every minute but why is it important and how can you improve yours? Find out here. For runners, the magic number for cadence is 180, a figure identified…

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How to improve your running technique

How to improve your running technique

A GOOD running technique can improve your performance, help you run more efficiently and reduce the risk of injury. But what does good technique look like? And how can you improve your running technique? Here are some tips to help.…

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How and why you should warm up before a run

How and why you should warm up …

WARMING up and cooling down are essential parts of training. While a good warm up gets your mind and body ready for exercise, the cool down will help with the recovery process. Together they’ll help you to get the most…

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How I’m getting back running after a break

How I’m getting back running after …

Getting back running after a break can be a challenge. After 18 months away from running I’m finding it hard to get back to my previous fitness level. But I have made a start. And there has been some progress.…

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Seven strength exercises to improve your running

Seven strength exercises to improve your running

Strength training improves running performance and helps prevent injury. But what exercises should you focus on? And how often should you do them? This guide to strength training for runners explains more. Why is strength training important? When it comes…

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