Record Breaking – Outside The Box
David Chalfen takes his unique voice and perspective to those cherished UK records… It’s clearly going to be a quiet time...
New Strava Police Chief appointed
Boris Johnson has appointed @StravaW**kers as a head of new police department in charge of monitoring wayward athletes. A government spokesperson...
The biggest parkruns in the UK
It’s not all about speed, sometimes bigger is best. So here’s the top 10 parkruns, by size, according to the record...
What happens when your plans don’t happen?
Amid growing confusion about the spring racing season Jenny Nesbitt talks about what to do if your plans have to change....
Athlete Insights/ 3 years ago
Work hard, run hard
Bláithín Sheil knows a thing or two about mixing work and running and this latest piece looks at two of Dublin’s...
In praise of the traditional club road race
In the era for £50+ 10km races and major corporate sponsors local races are the life blood of many local athletics...
Baby and Bathwater from the ’80s
Despite all the advances in science and technology we still have a lot to learn from the past writes David Chalfen...
Armagh 5k/ 3 years ago
Seven of the best in 2019
We like to think the readers of Fast Running are a sensible bunch, who know what they want to read about....
articles/ 3 years ago
Getting the buggers to turn out
Tom Craggs reviews Bob Smith’s memoir covering the glory years of Newham & Essex Beagles In a past life I worked...
Christmas/ 3 years ago
Three running ghosts of Christmas
Alex Bampton spins a different angle on the age old tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and we just hope it doesn’t infringe...