Go FAR Blog

Musings on swimming, running and riding for everyday athletes.

Challenge Club hits pause

After a busy 3 months, we're sorry to say there will be no Challenge Club in October.

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Running is Open

It's sad to hear that Parkrun has had to postpone their plans to re-open, but many races are able to return: and according to participant reviews, racing feels fun as well as safe. We've rounded up a few reviews of races that have already taken place since COVID-19.

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Go Small Time

Over the coming months, at findarace.com you’ll continue to find thousands of lesser-known, safe and enjoyable events taking place on your doorstep.

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Plan B Signing Off

Thanks to the thousands of people who took part from all over the world, the Plan B challenges raised a total of £36,945.

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September Challenge Club

Hitting reset.

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Racing back?

​​UK Athletics have just released their guidance for the return of racing. Before too long you'll have the opportunity to lace up and test your 'lockdown legs'.⁠​

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August Challenge Club

⚡️ August Challenges are LIVE! ⚡️⁠

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Findarace.com challenge club

Introducing the findarace.com Challenge Club. A new monthly virtual challenge series.

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Introducing Plan B

Make the training miles count whilst supporting the work into finding a cure for COVID-19.

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Fresh goals deserve fresh kit.

Fresh goals deserve fresh kit.

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A way to fit in those extra miles, save money and even time?

a way to fit in those extra miles, save money and even time?

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Speed building tips from adidas city runs

4 simple tips on form and function to help you push the limits on race day.

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Get your free ticket for The National Running Show

Get your free ticket for The National Running Show.

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Fire up your run with Nathan

Win a bundle of night running equipment from Nathan UK.

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Protein's just for gym bunnies right?

No! Here's why protein's important for endurance athletes too.

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Get a free 2016 edition wristband

Add a race to your 'Doing' list and we'll send you a free wristband to remind you that race day is getting closer.

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Forget the resolutions. Take on a challenge.

The morning's are dark. The evenings are even darker. I've set myself a gentle challenge in the run up to Christmas.

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Hydration – a lesson learned

Did you know drinking water during endurance events can be more harmful than drinking nothing at all? Matt found out the hard way.

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Gadget v. Naked running

When it comes to technology, runners are divided. Are you a tech fanatic or a gadget-free minimalist?

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