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Athlete Profile - Jack Oates

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BIO:  Jack Oates The Scott Snowdonia Trail Marathon 2018 - New Course Record Highlights - 1st \ New Course Record Stort 30 (UK middle distance trail running championships) - 1st \ New Course record - Queen Elizabeth Spring Trail Marathon in March   Social - Follow Jack Twitter - @therunningguru Facebook @jackoates Strava - Jack Oates Run Britain Rankings   Website \ Blog Blog- All Hail the Trails Event - The Scott Snowdonia Trail Marathon 2018 DISCIPLINE - Trail Marathon Distance - 26.2 mile DATE: July 2018 Event Profile Pre Race I had heard so many great things about this event i simply had to enter, so last year as soon...

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Athlete Profile: Tina Miller

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Athlete BIO: Tina Miller Club: Horsham Tri Club I was a jogger.  I used to jog in my lunch break, 5km there and back, and a longer 10km run on a weekend – that was it.   A work colleague saw me coming in from one of these runs and suggested I come along on a Thursday night to a coached running session.  This running session was part of a triathlon club’s weekly training and it wasn’t long before I was being badgered into going to the Saturday bike session and then the Wednesday swim session. It was the swim that nearly...

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Athlete Profile - Tim Brown

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Athlete BIO: Tim Brown Club: Kingston upon Hull AC It all started in January 2010 with a half mile run that nearly killed me. Five months later I’d run my first 10k and from there I never looked back. In 2013, one month short of my 40th birthday, I ran my first marathon in Blackpool. To date I have run 20 marathons, and in 2016 became only the 5th Briton to run all six World Marathon Majors in a single year. In June 2016 I completed my first ultra, The Wall, a 69 mile race from Carlisle to Newcastle. In May...

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Runners Profile - Grant Vernon

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Runners BIO: Grant Vernon Club: Wimborne AC I'm a prolific marathoner who has transformed from completer to competer. A Self confessed plodder since starting ‘racing’ for fun in 2011, 2016 has seen a change of training by using the TrainAsOne program and since then race results have improved from mid-pack finish to multiple top 10 finishes. Primarily racing trail marathons but known to dabble in anything from road half marathon to 100mile trail ultra-marathon. I’ve completed approx. 25 marathons and ultra-marathons since 2011. Highlights - 2011 Jurassic Coast Challenge – 3 trail marathons in 3 days (first ever marathon) – VoTwo Events...

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Runners Profile - KASIA LUBOWIECKA

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Runners BIO: KASIA LUBOWIECKA Club: Fitstuff Aiming to complete 12 marathons in 2016 - 05:16 MARATHON PB (PORTSMOUTH COASTAL WATERSIDE MARATHON) (MAY ACTUALLY MANAGE A FEW MORE) Started running marathons in May 2015. Completed 14 marathons and one ultra to date and have never done a road marathon. Social - Follow Kasia Twitter @KATALUBO Website \ Blog Blog - I Know Where I'm Running Event - The Dorset Invader Marathon DISCIPLINE - Off-Road Running Distance - Marathon DATE: 17th July 2016 Event Profile Build-up My aim for this year is to complete 12 marathons – one each month. This means that I fall into a bit of...

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