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A double dose of XC

A double dose of XC

My Fulham RC ladies team after a fun day out at the Surrey XC league race, Priory Park, Reigate On Saturday, Fulham RC’s XC teams prepared for the penultimate race in the Surrey XC series. The ladies were racing in… View Post

Rugged Routes #2

Rugged Routes #2

Apologies for my MIA status over the last week, I was busy turning a year older and having a wonderful time exploring the mountain trails of Gran Canaria. Back to business today though and another look back at one of… View Post

Rugged Routes #1

Rugged Routes #1

New for 2016 on The Scientist Runs – some running routes to inspire and challenge you. Over the Christmas break I was lucky enough to enjoy some beautiful trails and explore new places through running. I wanted to document these… View Post

2016: Let’s just get on with it

2016: Let’s just get on with it

I’m sure we’ve all read and heard enough “New Year, New Start” nonsense and resolutions by now and the last thing you need to see here are more 2016 goals. Whether you’ve decided to set some targets to reach over… View Post

2015 Race Rundown

2015 Race Rundown

As well as my highlights of 2015, I also wanted to look back on all the races I’ve completed this year in the hope that it will inspire me, and you, to sign up for some in 2016. For ease,… View Post

Advent Running Days 21-25

Advent Running Days 21-25

Edinburgh Advent Runners join forces at Blackford Hill on Day 21 After a weekend of running 30 miles in total, it was a good job I had some motivation for the start of the last week of Advent Running with… View Post

Advent Running Days 14-20

Advent Running Days 14-20

We’re on the home stretch Advent Runners! Juggling all things Christmas with running everyday has certainly been a challenge but that’s why we all started this and why together we’ll finish! Days 14-18 were squeezed in between Christmas shopping and… View Post

My 100th post: Look both ways

My 100th post: Look both ways

Blogger-issues aside (I hope to move to WordPress over Christmas and New Year) this is my 100th blog post at The Scientist Runs. With this in mind and as we’re nearing the end of 2015, I wanted to take a… View Post

Advent Running Days 7-13

Advent Running Days 7-13

The last week of continuous running has definitely been testing. I’m trying hard to avoid running just for the sake of it, or for the sake of Advent Running, and slipping into a monotonous plod every time I go out.… View Post

Advent Running Days 1 – 6

Advent Running Days 1 – 6

As motivation for myself and others taking part in the Advent Running challenge this year, I’m taking daily photos and posting them on my instagram page and, like I did with marathon training this year, documenting my weekly activity here… View Post

Advent Running Challenge 2015

Advent Running Challenge 2015

This month, after meeting the team at AR Collective, I’ve decided to commit to Advent Running – running for at least 30 minutes every day from the 1st until (and including) the 25th December. #runforsprouts, photo c/o http://www.adventrunning.com It’s a… View Post

A Farewell Run

A Farewell Run

I have the lovely Stephanie to thank for starting this blog, so I thought it was only right to share yesterday’s experience here as a ‘thank you and good luck in your new home’ message! There aren’t many people I’d… View Post

Lululemon Yoga Rave

Lululemon Yoga Rave

*YOGA RAVE* Two words I didn’t expect to see together any time soon, but Lululemon know how to throw a party, so on Wednesday evening I ventured out to East London for their #FuelHappiness yoga rave! It was held in… View Post

Psycle with Nimble Booking and BeFit

Psycle with Nimble Booking and BeFit

This week I discovered a new online platform dedicated to women’s fitness, how could I not be intrigued?! Nimble Booking is an online booking platform that is dedicated to sport and wellness, allowing users to not only sign up for… View Post

Adventures with Advent Running

Adventures with Advent Running

Another social media-enabled discovery, just like #NeverStopLondon and their outdoor training events, I found Advent Running, or AR Collective as they’re known in the months between January and November. An eclectic pairing of experienced athletes, James Poole and Claudia Schroegel… View Post

A ClassPass update

A ClassPass update

I meant to do a little update on my membership with ClassPass when I reached 200 classes, but somehow I got caught up in marathon training, running the bloody marathon and recovering etc etc. so it kinda passed me by.… View Post

Race Report: WestRun London 10k

Race Report: WestRun London 10k

I couldn’t refuse the offer of racing a 10k around the streets I now call my (2nd, maybe 3rd!) home of Fulham and so when the route of the Vitality WestRun London popped up on my radar I signed up… View Post

Sky High Yoga

Sky High Yoga

On Tuesday my alarm went off at 5am. 5 AM people! Why didn’t I go to bed earlier on Monday night? (*read, not stay up and watch Made in Chelsea and then countless YouTube videos in bed) At least then… View Post