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How to Pace for a Marathon - Training and in the Race

So you've sealed your Marathon place and started chalking up the training miles. But have you set yourself a race target and how do you start training towards this goal?...

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The Classic Hooded Sweatshirt

The Classic Hooded Sweatshirt - a versatile garment for any runner’s wardrobe The iconic hooded grey sweatshirt has long been an essential item for many a runner’s wardrobe. This timeless...

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6 Must-Read Running Biographies

There’s nothing I like more than curling up with a good running book, especially after a hard run.  In fact, I’m such a running book nerd, I’ve forced myself to...

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10 Things that Could Make or Break your Marathon Abroad

Taking part in a marathon abroad can be an incredible experience. You may get to take in amazing scenery and enjoy electric atmospheres, but only if you can avoid a number...

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Style Inspiration for New Year Running Resolutions

Ignite your imagination with Iffley Road’s Instagrammers Did you make a New Year running resolution? Whether you were looking to start running, challenge yourself with a race, beat your personal...

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6 Gym Exercises to Help Build Strength for Running

Training for running events by running, as you’d probably expect, is a very good idea. It’s pretty much a necessity in fact, if you want to maintain, improve and progress...

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Introducing the Iffley Road x Vivobarefoot range

We’re delighted to launch a new range of kit developed in collaboration with Vivobarefoot, a leading minimalist footwear brand. The kit comprises technical drirelease running t-shirts and vests developed originally...

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How to Become Part of The Running Community

When I began running in 2011 little did I know I was joining such an incredible community. As I ran my first half marathon, The Ruby Run in Devon, I...

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Top Tips for New Runners

Top tips for new runners Your 2017 new year’s resolutions may include starting running.  But how can you ensure that running becomes part of your life rather than part of...

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Try a new challenge in 2017

What are you going to do differently in 2017?   There’s no better way to reignite your love of running by trying a new challenge.

In this week’s blog #TeamIffley ambassador Tim Lambert writes about how he changed from disenchanted marathoner to full time ultra runner.

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How to run faster in 2017

What are you going to do differently this year to improve your running?  We all make resolutions; to stick more rigidly to our training schedules, to do some core work...

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The virtues of the Christmas day run

Over the last few years I have opted to lace up my running trainers and head out into the cold for a run on Christmas Day. To non-runners (including most...

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Complimentary 2017 Calendar with every order in December

  We are offering a complimentary 2017 calendar with all orders this December.  Packed with great photos, key race dates and inspirational quotes they're the perfect excuse to start planning...

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Staying Run Fit Over Christmas

  For most of us, not just the fitness types, the enjoyment of Christmas doesn't come without a price. That feeling as the New Year draws in that we may have...

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Running as Stress Relief

You might think you are too busy to run - especially around Christmas.  But #TeamIffley ambassador and running coach, Shaun Dixon explains why running is the best form of stress relief.

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Top Tips for Running in the Dark

As an ultrarunner, I find winter a tough time. My season typically runs April to October and these are the days I long for - the sunny, warm, camaraderie filled...

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Art on the Run - a runner's eye view of London

#TeamIffley ambassador Steve Skinner lives, works and runs in London. But unlike most of us, who tend to share our running snaps via social media, Steve prefers to reach for...

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The Runner's Commute Style Report

Here's what to wear when running to work in the colder weather

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Learning to enjoy the run commute

Feel good - beat the traffic

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The Joys of Cross Country Running

The season is almost upon us...

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