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Strava rolls out it’s biggest new feature

Please see below for the news that Strava, the social network for athletes, has rolled out Posts to the entire Strava community. Having successfully trialled Posts earlier this year, Strava has released the new feature allowing all Strava members to upload non-activity content to the Strava feed so they can …

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Running Silent

Running for me is very important. If I have a bad race I’m like a football fan after a defeat. Likewise if I win or get a personal best I’m on cloud 9 for days. Training is very similar, if I have a good session it can set me up …

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Autumn/Winter 2017 Plans

The summer has now officially ended, so has my track season. I will bring you up to speed with my final summer training blog within the next week. I had planned on finishing my track season with the Leeds mile with aim to officially get that sub 5 mile but …

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Strava athletes set World Record

Please see below for the news that Strava athletes have set the World Record for the most half marathons run in a single day. In total, 75,860 ran a half marathon on Sunday 10th September 2017, making history in the process. The challenge was born out of Strava’s partnership with the …

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Strava Half Marathon World Record Attempt

Please see below for the news that Strava, the social network for athletes, is encouraging runners from around the globe to help set the World Record for the most half marathons run in a single day. The attempt will take place this Sunday 10th September 2017 in conjunction with the …

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Strava Offers Runners a Deeper Dive into Data

Please see below for the news that Strava has brought their most popular Premium running feature to mobile; now you can use Workout Analysis to review your performance on the go. Workout Analysis lets runners go beyond average pace to access clear visual representations of their interval workouts and splits. …

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Strava Introduces Perks for Premium Members

Please see below for the news that today Strava introduces new perks for Strava Premium members including exclusive industry savings and free cover from Sundays Insurance for cyclists and runners LONDON, UK – 21st July 2017 – Today Strava introduces new perks for Strava Premium members including exclusive industry savings …

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Strava Unveils Club Posts

Please see below for the news that Strava has introduced club posts, the newest way to share content and information on the social network for athletes. Strava club admins can now share a variety of posts with club members including announcements, questions, stories, photos, routes and segments, articles, product reviews, …

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Strava account back up & running

For past two months, I’ve been using a new (temporary) account. This was due to a issue with accounts that had been Beta testing the upcoming athlete posts feature that is now being rolled out for selected high profile users while it is tested in a live environment now the guinea pigs …

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Stretford parkrun #79

I must admit, it’s taken me all week to get round to writing up Saturday’s parkrun. all runners have peaks and troughs, at the moment I feel like I’m stuck in a deep trough. I will say/write it till I’m blue in the mouth but I still feel I peaked …

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Return of the Mohican

Those who follow me will have noticed that the mohican has started to re-grow. During the autumn/winter I started to grow a mohawk (for those wondering, a mohawk is a shaved version, think Mr.T, a mohican are the tall versions you see punks have). After I shaved it off my …

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Slave to the scales

Now when I starting typing this blog post, it was the aim to talk about my spring reset and plans for the upcoming months, then I started typing and it has turned out to be something different, I’ve left the first two paragraphs as they are when I first started …

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