So yes it is the final day of 2017, the day we all reflect on the 12 months gone past and get excited by the 12 months ahead of us. Well at least thats how I feel today. Last night I looked through my photos from this year to select one which summed up 2017,…

Recently on Facebook I keep being reminded of things I was doing 4 years ago…which for me was a whole heap of London 2012 related activity, bringing back fantastic memories of a magical time in East London. Now you might be thinking that I am over egging it a bit with that description…but for me…

Imagine how awesome it would be to get a whole heap of overweight women running on the same day of the year from all corners of the UK in a show of solidarity, in an act of defiance smashing stereotypes as they go… in fact scratch that why not involve women from all corners of…

Its that time of the month again (no not that time), it’s time to showcase one of the awesome women from our running community in our runner of the month feature…and 35 year old Jenny Bennett from Petersfield in Hampshire has a thing or two to say about this crazy sport we like to take…

Back in February 2015 we launched The Clubhouse billed as the worlds only virtual running club for plus size runners…the idea was to provide a safe space for women to talk about their running, share their successes and discuss any challenges they were going through. With weekly training sessions and fitness challenges set by me,…

Being away on our Health and Happiness Retreat and then the pesky bank holiday meant we have left it right to the last minute to post the May Runner of the Month…but trust me Ally McKillop from Bristol is a very worthy winner I am sure you will agree So tell us when did you start…

With all the awesome running achievements going on this month with our clubhouse members it has been really difficult to choose a runner of the month based on performance or effort, so instead I want to shine a spotlight on someone who does an awesome job behind the scenes. Her name is Sharon Bradford and…

With the Virgin London Marathon just a meer 5 days away I thought it would be a good opportunity to tell you about some of the fantastic Too Fat to Run runners taking part. Our work at Too Fat to Run is not all about running marathons but for some this is a life time…

I am sooooo excited about our upcoming Health & Happiness Retreat taking place in Pefkos Greece in less than 6 weeks time so I thought it’s only right to introduce you fully to Elizabeth Cass Kanti who is our fabulous retreat host while out there. You may remember she kindly invited me out to Pefkos…

This month we are featuring one of our newest Clubhouse members, in fact she first signed up to our 5 weeks to 5k programme and threw herself into the whole thing in such a way she has truly been a breath of fresh air. Say hello to twenty six year old running sensation Joey Jones, Where…

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