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Welcome to the Front Runner blog. Here you’ll find picture stories, GPS logs and general musing of our favourite routes, races and training sessions. We’ll publish race results from all those racing as part of the Front Runner team. We’ll also include product reviews highlighting the very best of what’s new at Front Runner.

IMAGE-COMING-SOON Join us for our weekly Monday Night Run (#MNR) 21st May 2018

Join us for our weekly Monday Night Run (#MNR) Every Monday we leave the store at 6.30pm for our social Monday Night Run. The run is around 5km in length and takes between 30 to 35 minutes. The group is always very mixed. We've people of all...

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Front Runner trail run Swiss Lakes Front Runner Trail Run - Above Chatsworth Estate 16th May 2018

Front Runner Trail Run - Swiss Lakes above Chatsworth Estate It's trail run time and we're off to the Swiss Lakes, the Swiss Lakes of the Chatsworth Estate. The run will be a little longer at 6.5 miles but not excessive hilly. Depending on the...

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hilly banner Hilly Demo combined with Monday Night Social 5k 14th May 2018

Hilly Demo Event / Monday Night Run - Want to see what all the fuss is about with running socks? - Are they really better than that cheap pair with holes in at the bottom of your sock drawer? NOW'S YOUR CHANCE TO FIND OUT!! The wonderful...

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Ultimate Direction V4 Ultimate Direction Version 4.0 8th February 2018

Ultimate Direction Version 4.0 Review and Overview Ultimate Direction have been at the forefront of race vests since their conception. They seem to be continually looking at ways to improve the products. In my opinion Spring ’18 sees the...

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Barbrook trail run head torch Front Runner Festive Trail Run - The Robin Hood 19th December 2017

Front Runner Festive  Trail Run - The Robin Hood When. Meeting at 6.45pm for a 7pm departure on Thursday the 22nd December. We'll be meeting at the Robin Hood Pub Car Park near to Baslow. (see map). Route Map and Parking: In the pub car...

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SAXX Kinetic Orange 5 Christmas Gift Ideas from Front Runner 15th December 2017

5 Christmas Gift Ideas from Front Runner Are you stuck for ideas of what to get your other half, dad, mum or sibling for Christmas?  Hopefully this list of alternative gifts might help! First up is a gift for Him. SAXX are an American brand...

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Barbrook trail run head torch Front Runner Head Torch Trail Run - Longshaw & Millstone 22nd November 2017

Front Runner Head Torch Trail Run - Longshaw & Millstone When. Wednesday 22nd November 6.45pm for a 7pm departure. Where. We'll be meeting at the lay-bys near to the Longshaw Estate Wooden Pole / funny triangular junction / top of...

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Barbrook trail run head torch Front Runner Head Torch Trail Run - Carhead Rocks 25th October 2017

Front Runner Head Torch Trail Run - Carhead Rocks  (& Stanage + Higgar Tor but no one really goes over Carhead so we'll make that one more important) When. Wednesday 25th October 6.45pm for a 7pm departure. Where. We'll be meeting Burbage...

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Barbrook trail run head torch Front Runner Head Torch Trail Run - Hallam Moor & Stanage Edge 11th October 2017

Front Runner Head Torch Trail Run - Hallam Moor & Stanage Edge When. Wednesday 11th October 6.45pm for a 7pm departure. Where. We'll be meeting at the Wyming Brooks Car Park (The dropped pin on the map). Route. From Wyming Brook car...

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Barbrook trail run head torch Front Runner Head torch Trail Run - Fox House 20th September 2017

Front Runner Head Torch Trail Run - Fox House When. Wednesday 20th September 6.45pm for a 7pm departure. Where. We'll be running from the Fox House pub. Please park on Hathersage Road just up from the entrance to the pub. We'll meet by the...

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