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December 21, 2016
Ben (LMM 2015)

Teenage training forum: To develop speed, you need to run really fast

Alan Maddocks – top coach to international junior athletes Sam Stevens, Ben Dijkstra and Alfie Thompson – continues his series of teenage training articles and shines the […]
December 16, 2016
lizyellingchia

Euro Cross: Liz Yelling passes on wisdom to GB’s next generation

With every member of the 36-person strong GB team leaving sunny Sardinia with at least one shiny medal around their necks, the 23rd European Cross country […]
December 14, 2016
chia20162

Euro Cross: Next steps to reform cannot come soon enough

While it may not be top of Seb Coe’s long list of priorities to heal a fractured sport, the farcical results in Chia at the weekend […]
December 9, 2016
daviesyoutube

Euro Cross: Jonny Davies ready to defend his title

It was only as he snaked around the final few bends that Jonny Davies truly believed he was going to win the Euro Cross title The […]
December 8, 2016
AlfieThompson

Teenage training forum: Developing strength in distance runners

Following on from the initial article that outlined the training principles behind the Beacon Hill Striders training model, Alan Maddocks describes the means used to develop ‘strength’ […]
December 6, 2016
eilishmccolgan

Funding backtrack: Time for selection policy shake-up

Today’s decision by British Athletics to award Olympic World Class Performance Programme funding to Eilish McColgan is overdue and wholly justified – though how the panel […]