Endurance Sports Running Podcast | XMiles LIVE | Athletes Profiles Blogs — Trail Running

Athlete Profile - Jack Oates

Posted by XMiles Team on

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...

Read more →

Athlete Profile - Jack Oates

Posted by XMiles Team on

BIO:  Jack Oates   Highlights - 2017 - 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 - Salisbury 54321 50k DISCIPLINE - Ultra Distance - 50k \ 32 mile DATE: August 2017 Event Profile Pre Race I like to wake up in plenty of time on race day to make sure I have enough time to get my breakfast down, this time I decided to...

Read more →

Athlete Profile - Simon Davis

Posted by XMiles Team on

Athlete BIO: Simon Davis Club: Wimborne AC GB Age Group Duathlete Highlights - Bournemouth Marathon 2013 (first and only marathon to date) - 03:23 - Bournemouth Half Marathon 2014 - 01:29 - parkrun 18:11 - New Forest Middle Distance Tri - 05:19 Social - Follow Simon Power of 10 - Profile Event - Jurassic Coast Challenge (JCC) DISCIPLINE - Trail running Distance - Marathon x 3 DATE: 18-20 March 2016  Event Profile The Aim Having been cycling focused for much of the last few years with a dabble into triathlon at varying distances, I fancied a different kind of challenge for 2016 (and my 40th...

Read more →

Runners Profile - Gemma Carter

Posted by XMiles Team on

Runners BIO: Gemma Carter Club: Serpentine Gemma is a competitive endurance runner specialising in ultras. She has competed in ultras for 7 years following her first marathon at 19. Gemma is also a running coach working in London with a background in sports science, personal training and sports psychology.  Highlights - Guinness World Record for the fastest 50 km on a treadmill (female) -Represented England at the Anglo Celtic Plate 100km 2016 -First place at Chiltern Extreme Challenge 50km -First Place at Richmond Ultra  -Silver medal at National Trail Championships - 3:06:42 Marathon PB Social - Follow Gem Power of 10 - Profile Twitter - @gems_carter...

Read more →

Athlete Profile - Iain Donnelly

Posted by XMiles Team on

Athlete BIO: Iain Donnelly Club: Wimborne AC & Torbay AAC "As a novice to Fell racing, in summary, my Y3P experience was an explosion of the senses! The mist, snow and the three mountains combined to create an intense running environment". Running became my "chosen" sport after injury ended my 20 year representation in County Golf. My passion for golf enabled me to achieve a +1 handicap and win the South West of England Championship. I will never reach those achievements with my running, however the passion has been transferred onto the running trails. Highlights - Represented Dorset in SW Cross Country...

Read more →