Mo Farah’s Typical Weekly Training Schedule

Below is Mo’s apparent typical training week from ‘training a runner’ (Source, below). You can see…

5K For All: 'Late starters' still have much to gain by exercising

The BBC did this article about the benefits of starting exercise when older  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25087047. You get all…

5K For All: ‘Late starters’ still have much to gain by exercising

The BBC did this article about the benefits of starting exercise when older  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25087047. You get all…

vVO2: Knock off 10 seconds from your 5K PB

Just when you thought it was safe to go training another abbreviation hits the fan: vVO2.…

5k: What makes a good sub-20 minute parkrun TRAINING plan?

You’ve probably been trawling the net or this site for 5k plans. There’s quite a few…

A Good 5k session today and a sneaky 2.5k + ride last night.

I needed a feel-good session today and for some bizarre reason my plan has 1 minute…

5k parkrun improvement: Running Just 3 times a week?

You’ve probably been looking for a 5k training plan. There’s lots out there and a few…

Bushy Park Parkrun – Mark Spitz & Ed Moses To Run (If they bring their shoes)

Wow! 4th Feb 2012 will have Mark Spitz and Ed Moses running the Bushy Park parkrun…

Bushy Park Parkrun – Mark Spitz & Ed Moses To Run (If they bring their shoes)

Wow! 4th Feb 2012 will have Mark Spitz and Ed Moses running the Bushy Park parkrun…

5k parkrun – well off my PB…why?

Today wasn’t one of my most glorious performances. I managed a sneaky PB in around October…

5k – that parkrun made my legs hurt

You’ve run a parkrun and your legs hurt. Naturally you want sympathy. But the response you…

Sub 20 minute 5k: how does it feel?

We all want to get that PB down as low as we can. I guess there…

5k improvement to under 20 minutes – how long will it take me?

How long will it take me to do 5k in less than 20 minutes? 5k runners…

5K: Somebody stole my mojo.

It’s official. I’ve lost my 5k mojo. Or at worst someone else has stolen it. how…

5k running: What if I come last? Should I enter?

Yes. I would definately enter I represented GB in Age Group Duathlon and genuinely was worried…

5k: Straightforward | Sub 20 | minute 5k running training plan program – 19 too

So you want a straightforward sub 20 minute 5k program? A plan that will get you…

5k: The Training Effect – Some Thoughts

Something to bear in mind. As you exercise you use the glycogen stored in your muscles…

How Much Do I Sweat During Strenuous 5k & Duathlon Exercise – & So What?

I’ve always known I sweat quite a bit and generally attribute that to trying hard. It’s…

How Much Do I Sweat During Strenuous 5k & Duathlon Exercise – & So What?

I’ve always known I sweat quite a bit and generally attribute that to trying hard. It’s…

5k Training Plan: SMART Improvement at 75minutes a week.

This post is for 5k runners who are relative beginners and can run 5k in less…