What were some of the best articles that I read in 2018?
Here are 25 of my favourites that helped me improve my performance, change my mindset or inspired me to greater heights.
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Articles for General Training
4 Ways to Hack the Long Run this Winter - by James Eacott for RunUltra
Coach Greg McMillan helps you start running twice in a day
Slow Down to Get Fast - by Sam Mallery for SportTracks
James Eacott gives you 7 Top Cross Training Sessions for Ultra Runners
How to balance training with the demands of modern life - On Precisions Hydration’s blog
Articles on Nutrition
Great Britain 24 hour athlete James Stewart tells us how to balance festive fun and fitness
What are the nutrition secrets of the pros? - by David Roche for Trail Runner magazine
How to boost your immunity - by Renee McGregor for RunUltra
Eltie ultra-runner Damian Hall tells you what an elite ultramarathon runner eats
Alice Morrison from RunUltra gives her thoughts on losing weight whilst training for an ultra
Articles on Psychology
Evie Serventi tells you about the importance of a strong social network
Performance Enhancing Thoughts - by David Roche for Trail Runner magazine
Positivity is a Performance Enhancer - also by David Roche for Trail Runner magazine
Learn how to take a DNS/DNF in your stride - by Evie Serventi for Precision Hydration
Experienced coach Andy Mouncey gives some tips on how to control and harness your emotions
Articles on Race Preparation
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What matters (and what doesn’t) in the days before a race - by David Roche for Trail Runner magazine
Sarah Cooke sheds advice on how to cope with race nerves
Super-coach Greg McMillan argues that you should aim to peak for a race, rather than taper
How to pack for a multi-day ultra (video) - by Elisabet Barnes for RunUltra
Dan Lawson’s attempt to break the world-record for running more than 800 miles in 9 days
Lewis Pugh’s challenge to swim 330 miles (530km) in 50 days - To raise awareness about the Ocean’s Health
Ross Edgley became the first person to swim around mainland Great Britain - And reading about how his tongue fell out!
Camille Herron broke the 100 mile and 24 hour running world records whilst eating tacos and drinking beer
The 85-year old woman who was wore a bin bag at the Boston Marathon to protect herself from the weather
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