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Runner's World is the UK's biggest running magazine and website. Our podcast is all about the lastest running news, interviews, tech features, inspiring stories plus some good old fashioned chat.

Runner's World is the UK's biggest running magazine and website. Our podcast is all about the lastest running news, interviews, tech features, inspiring stories plus some good old fashioned chat.
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Runner's World is the UK's biggest running magazine and website. Our podcast is all about the lastest running news, interviews, tech features, inspiring stories plus some good old fashioned chat.

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English


Episodes

The Runner's World UK Podcast - November 2018

11/21/2018
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This month's episode focuses on eating disorders and running. We spoke to Tom Fairbrother, a 2:34 marathon runner and the co-founder of #Trainbrave, a campaign to raise awareness about eating disorders in athletics, RW deputy digital editor, Jane McGuire talks about her own battles with disordered eating and her relationship with running, four-time World Ironman Champion, a world record holder, and the global lead for health & wellbeing at parkrun, Chrissie Wellington discusses of her own...

Duration:01:23:08

The Runner's World UK Podcast - October 2018

10/19/2018
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Episode 9 is here and this month we're all about being green. That's right, we're talking ethical running, especially when it comes to the environment and the impact running has. Joining Rick and Ben in the studio is RW's deputy digital editor Jane who has been researching the topic and spoke to Ooho, the manufacturers of edible water for races; race organiser of the Harrow Half, Keith Foley, talks about how and why they removed plastic bottles from the course; journalist Isaac Williams...

Duration:00:46:26

The Runner's World UK Podcast - September 2018

9/21/2018
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In Episode 8 we talk to ultra-mumma Sophie Power about breastfeeding whilst running the UTMB, RW contributor Damian Hall joins us to talk about his 5th place at the UTMB and how he only started running aged 34, we speak to Markus Torgeby about moving away from society to live in the Swedish wilderness and how running has helped his mental health and Rick speaks to Dina Asher-Smith, fresh from winning three golds at the European Championships.

Duration:01:04:46

The Runner's World UK Podcast - August 2018

8/17/2018
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Welcome to episode 7 of the Runner's World UK podcast and what an episode it is! After some waffle about triathlons and running 40 miles on the North Downs Way, we talk to some great running people including inspiring ultrarunner Mark Thornberry who is running ultramarathons despite having terminal liver cancer; physio, running coach, writer and Lazy Girl Running, Laura Fountain joins us to talk about running and parenthood; GoodGym founder Ivo Gormley joins us to talk about how combining...

Duration:01:10:01

The Runner's World UK Podcast - July 2018

7/26/2018
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Episode 6 of the Runner's World podcast and it's all about the future of running. We speak to RW editor Andy Dixon about running past, future and present as today sees the 25th Anniversary issue hit the shelves and that features a very special guest on the cover. Tech guru and running man, Kieran Alger (www.manvsmiles.co.uk & @manvsmiles) joins us in the studio to talk how technology will influence, aid and distract us from running in the future. An interview as rare as hens teeth, Rick...

Duration:01:15:14

The Runner's World UK Podcast - June 2018

6/30/2018
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This is the fifth episode of the Runner’s World podcast, full of inspiring interviews and actionable advice from the wide world of running. We spoke to journalist and sub-3hr marathoner Kate Carter on why she thinks not relying on a watch helped her train, we discuss heckling, and why some people still seem to think it’s OK to hurl abuse at runners and Kate discusses what is inspiring her at the minute, and looks at where running might go next There’s a quick tribute to the legendary...

Duration:01:07:17

The Runner's World UK Podcast - May 2018

5/17/2018
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This is the fourth episode of the Runner’s World podcast, full of inspiring interviews and actionable advice from the wide world of running. In this episode Rick Pearson and Kerry McCarthy talk marathon achievements, and remember the great Bruce Tulloh - a pioneer of barefoot running and the original coaching editor of RW. Kerry recalls meeting Bruce; Rick wonders whether barefoot running is due a reappraisal. We talk to comedian and RW columnist Paul Tonkinson about marathon running,...

Duration:01:24:54

Skid Row Movie Special

5/3/2018
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Rick sat down for a chat with Judge Craig Mitchell, one of the stars of the new Skid Row movie (out 9th May) who saw running as a way to help those living on the streets of LA to quit drugs, get healthy and turn their lives around. With the promise of a chance to run an international marathon if they stuck to the plan, Judge Mitchell, used the running to provide balance in all their lives and offer him the opportunity to change the world in a way that he can’t in his own courtroom.

Duration:00:19:23

The Runner's World UK Podcast - March 2018

3/29/2018
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Welcome to episode 2 of the Runner's World UK podcast, featuring an interview with adventurer Sean Conway, Rick and Ben discuss the RW London Peaks Relay and Peter Thompson discusses his attempt to run this year's Tour de France route.

Duration:00:54:55

The Runner's World UK Podcast - February 2018

2/22/2018
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Welcome to episode 1 of the Runner's World UK podcast. In this episode, RW reader Maud Hodson, from East London Runners, discusses why she thinks it’s high time men and women ran the same distances at cross-country In 'Human Race' we talk to Kevin Webber, who was diagnosed with terminal prostate cancer in 2014, and discuss how he’s used running to inspire himself and others. He discusses some of the races he’s taken part in, including the Marathon des Sables, and looks forward to taking...

Duration:00:32:50