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#whywerun – Jayden Ordner

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Jayden Ordner | Adventure Enthusiast Remember being on the playground as a kid? I think of the ones that felt almost like obstacle courses, requiring your balance, concentration and...

#whywerun - Dr Izzy Smith

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...Running was no longer about placing in fun runs or destroying myself in speed sessions but rather an outlet to manage the stress of being a doctor, be...

#whywerun - Gemma Maini

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...The race at the 2015 World Cross Country Championships was one of the most challenging to date and one of which I am most proud. I finished in...

#whywerun - FRACTEL Co-Owner - Mathew Lionnet

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Mathew Lionnet | FRACTEL Co-Owner My running story begins from a young age...My dad was an avid runner and completed 6 Comrades Marathons before I was ten years...

#whywerun - Monica Dixon

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Although I’m sure many people saw this as an impulsive, rather foolish thing to do for someone who had not even ran a half marathon at the time...

#whywerun - Kate Bramley

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Over the years I’ve had a few injuries but the main ones were stress fractures/reactions in 2014-16. I have learnt to prevent these with improved energy availability, foot...

#whywerun - Matthew Walters

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Winning the 50k race is my biggest achievement to date. It opened a whole new world of running for me. Road running was all I really knew but having...

#whywerun - Nick Walker

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...What many people don’t know about me is that I suffered from a heatstroke which almost took my life...

#whywerun - Bree Filippone

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Words & Images: Bree Filippone Bree Filippone | Community | Passion | Health I'll tell you a secret. I'm not actually the greatest runner. I'm no faster than the average...

#whywerun - Karina Pascoe

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I never knew I possessed such determination and resilience and I am proud of who I am when I tie up my laces and head for the hills....