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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.

10989202 10155741306140277 7943284925852054266 n Alistair looks back on 2015 and rues a wasted season 17th December 2015

Time to figure out what went wrong in 2015 and improve my performances next year...   It’s been a very funny year for me on the competitive front, I don't feel as though I have had any real rhythm throughout the year going from race to...

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10927172 873809696040784 5099291709785697151 o Steve's 2015 round up & looking ahead 17th December 2015

2015 round up and what's around the bend... It was only last week, having lunch with my brother post Percy Pud that I realised quite how much racing I'd done this year. I've known all year that I was pushing my luck with the races I'd done,...

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Front Runner Run 1 Head Torch Trail Run - Offerton Moor 24th November 2015

Head Torch Trail Run - Offerton Moor When. Tuesday 24th November, meeting at 6.30 for a 6.45 depart. We'll be meeting at the Plough Inn Pub which is on the road from Hathersage to Grindleford. Please park sensibly on the road near to here (See...

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IMAGE-COMING-SOON Icebug - Zeal RB9X REVIEW 5th August 2015

  Icebug - Zeal RB9X REVIEW   The Icebug Zeal is the baby brother of the aggressive fell monster that is the Acceleritas, recently tested and reviewed by my colleague Steve. Don’t let that fool you though, this more structured and...

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Icebug - Acceleritas4 - Womens - 1 Icebug - ACCELERITAS4 RB9X Review 29th July 2015

Icebug - ACCELERITAS4 RB9X Review It's with great delight we welcome a new brand into Front Runner ... Icebug. Who are Icebug? Icebug are a Swedish brand perhaps best known amongst the orienteering world for their grippy, hard wearing and...

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IMG 2481 Front Runner Trail Run - Hallam Moors 14th May 2015

  When. Thursday 14th May. A run... on a Thursday....what the devil! Sorry to be a little inconsistent with the days the Trail Runs have been on. We have been quite busy and there are a number of other runs/races during the weeks we also like...

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Tiger's Todger OMM Totley AC Tiger's Todger Round-up 7th May 2015

Totley AC Tiger's Todger Round-up We’re hugely fortunate in the Peak District to have a plethora of fantastic fell races throughout the summer months. Many of these are associated with Village Well Dressings,  summer fairs and carnivals and...

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Front Runner trail run Front Runner Trail Run - In the SUN 1st April 2015

Froggatt, Derwent, Padley Gorge & Longshaw Trail Run - Wednesday 1st April When. Wednesday 1st April. The plan is to meet in the lay-by just down the hill from the Grouse Inn Pub (see map) for a 18:45pm start.  The route. We're excited...

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Screen Shot 2015-03-16 at 18.02.30 Past Sheffield Half Marathon Taster Session 14th March 2015

Past Front Runner Sheffield Half Marathon Taster Session Saturday 14th saw the 2nd of our Sheffield Half Marathon Taster Sessions. We had another great turn out with 18 runners joining us. The weather was very kind again (I don't know how...

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route map Sheffield Half-Marathon Taster Session 14th March 2015

Who is it for? With the introduction of a brand new course to this years ever popular Sheffield Half-Marathon, Front Runner will be holding half-marathon taster sessions to guide you through your training and prepare you for the big day itself! ...

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