Sister’s vow to make a difference

Two sisters are vowing to make a difference in tribute to a friend who died less than a year after being diagnosed with a brain tumour. Devastated by the death of their friend, Daniel Dewar, Belinda and Stephanie Ensten are taking part in ultra-marathon Race to the...

Trail Inspiration: Livvy Hill

Meet one of our Threshold Trail Series Ambassadors for 2019, Livvy Hill! Starting out as a road runner, we asked for her top tips on how to make the transition from running out on the road to trekking on the trails.    My first 10km road race was a huge deal to...

Trail Inspiration: Charlie Cooke

Charlie Cooke is a lover of running and being in the great outdoors. Taking up running as a lifestyle change in 2016, she has since run 4 marathons and 4 ultra marathons, including completing the entire Threshold Trail Series in 2018. Charlie balances running...

Trail Inspiration: Jilly Hargreaves

Jilly Hargreaves, from Thurlstone, Sheffield, is the mother of Austen (8) and Cooper (4). Their father, a serving member of the Armed Forces, committed suicide in February 2017. Jilly is walking Dixons Carphone Race to the Stones with her best friend, Karen, to raise...

Trail Inspiration: Lizzy Layton Scott

Lizzy Layton Scott is walking Dixons Carphone Race to the Stones in 2018.   Why are you walking Dixons Carphone Race to the Stones? I am walking Dixons Carphone Race to the Stones this year with my son Corey Layton. Neither of us has ever done anything this big...

The Nutrition Blog: Portia Rees-Jones

Nutritionist Portia Rees-Jones gives her top tips and advice for fuelling you on your challenge- walking or running!   What you can expect on the day: Fail to prepare, prepare to fail. During the important long runs or walks leading up to the ultra, you’ll need...

Trail Inspiration: Amy White

  Amy White, 23, is a designer living in East London. She won the women’s Race to the King in 2017 in 8:29:28, and is coming back to run HEINEKEN Race to the Tower in 2018.   Have you always played sport? I was lucky to have been brought up in a sporty...