Feeling like a fraud, an imposter in life is sadly something many of us women identify with but it never ceases to amaze me how often I see this in the running world with women. Oh I don’t look like a runner I’m not a proper runner I jog a bit but I wouldn’t say…

Growing up I don’t think I even knew a vegetarian…when I was a teenager I met a girl out clubbing that said she was a vegetarian based on the fact she loved animals so much and she couldn’t bare to eat them, although sometimes when she was drunk she’d eat a McDonalds…so she was known…

Ooopppps that was a bit or a typo!!! It should have read, The 1 fundamental way you know you are a proper runner And the answer of course is IF YOU RUN!!! You don’t have to be fast You don’t have to run far You don’t have to be part of a club You don’t…

I remember the first time I ever got spotted at a race by one of my followers, it was shortly after I started posting photos of myself, because up until that point “The Fat Girls Guide to Running” had been completely anonymous. It was a really funny moment, I was taking part in a race…

Ladies. Can we talk sports bras for a minute? As a keen runner with large boobs (32G), it breaks my heart to see so many women in the wrong size bra and so many women thinking they can’t get the right bra. I know it can seem difficult, but please believe me when I say…

How many times have you heard someone say “I thought running was supposed to be FREE?” It is a phrase I hear all the time. Running isn’t FREE, unless you run alone, never enter races, run with bare feet, in unsuitable clothes and let you bazzookas knock you out with every step. Running stuff costs…

I am a hopeless romantic. I love soppy films. I cry at weddings….and I still believe (despite having a string of not so perfect partners in the past) that eventually I will find a decent man to share the rest of my life with. But what I have realised in the last few years of…

This months featured runner Hannah Taylor from Ranskill near Doncaster was a breath of fresh air in our recent 5 weeks to 5k programme and has gone on to join The Clubhouse where she is fitting in very well and helping inspire us all with her updates, as she embarks on her first ever marathon…

I can’t believe July is almost over…but it means just one thing. Its time to showcase one of our awesome plus size runners, and this month we have a gooden. So I would like you to meet the amazing Dorinda Moffatt, 36 from Swindon, Wiltshire When did you start running and why?  Initially I started running…

I have woken up this morning unable to move, and I didn’t even run the bleeding marathon this time ha ha…but what a weekend!! The Virgin Money London Marathon weekend is not just about the actual 26.2 mile race that takes place Sunday morning, in the running world its the build up, the expo, the running…

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