Posts Tagged ‘get strong’

Running for Beginners

January 9, 2018 at 6:30
Posted by Rachael Woolston

If you’re new to running or are just coming back to it after a long time off, join us for this fun ten week introduction to running. This is designed to a be stress-free, enjoyable route into running where there will be no pressure to run at a certain speed or a certain distance.

Using fun fitness games and unique mental strategies, we’ll help you to improve your running fitness and distance without you realising that you’re even running. We now have over nine years of helping to coach women of all levels, but a vast majority as beginners, to become runners and to ENJOY running.

The course is designed in such a way that it doesn’t matter if you have to miss a week now and again although we have a Facebook support group where you can also get tips and advice.

If you want to have a target, we can also give you that and help  you to achieve it.

The aim for every one is that in ten weeks, we will all graduate together by doing park run on Hove Prom, where you will no only run and complete it, but even feel confident to sprint to the finish line.

There will be no session on half term week.

 

 



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Strength for Running

January 4, 2018 at 7:00
Posted by Rachael Woolston

If you are a runner, strength and conditioning should be as essential to your training as running. It will help you to become a better, more efficient runner and most importantly, help to prevent injuries. What you spend on strength and conditioning now – particularly if taking on the Brighton Half Marathon or Marathon, will save you lots of money that you’re likely to end up having to spend on expensive physio treatments later on.

I’ve been running now for over 17 years, and have done 10 marathons in the last five years, countless half marathons, trail races and long endurance events and have developed this 30 minute class to provide the essential strength work that your body needs. You need to be doing at least three sessions per week but you can use some of these exercises to do your own at home 15 minute version, we’ll show you how.

We are keeping the class limited to eight people only. No drop ins are allowed because we work on a personal level to regress/progress each exercise according to each individual. Plus, to get strong, you need to be consistent which is not possible when you do the occasional class.

This class will run for 30 minutes. You will need to bring a yoga mat. We meet at at the top of The Droveway as it intersects Goldstone Cresce



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Obstacle Camp

September 5, 2016 at 6:15
Posted by Rachael Woolston

 

It’s back, one of our most popular courses ever! This two week course will not only help you to build your confidence to take on obstacle races, it will help build your body and make you fit and strong in a totally unique way while you have the most incredible fun.

From climbing to water workouts (don’t worry, we don’t require you to swim!) this course is all about team building as well as body defining. Whether you are training for Tough Mudder or equivalent, or you just want to have a fantastic fitness focus when you get back from a summer of letting it all go, this is the one.

But be quick because there are only 12 spaces available on this women only course. Please be aware that the course is not in one location but moves along the seafront using the environment to help to create the kind of workouts that you would face on an obstacle race.  For all levels of fitness. All you need is the desire to try new things and the willingness to be challenged.

10% early bird discount ends July 31st. Apply the code Fitmudders at the checkout



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Half Marathon Pace & Preparation

January 13, 2016 at 7:00
Posted by Rachael Woolston

Join us for this seven week course suitable for ALL levels, which will help you to fine tune your race strategy, boost your confidence and help you with your running mojo as the final weeks approach.

This course will include all those sessions that are GREAT to do in a group, and challenging to do on your own, working on intervals, pace and tempo to improve your time and to boost your mental fortitude.

It costs £60 or you can combine it with our weekend package, building distance (sunday’s at 8.30am) for £105 a saving of £15 on our weekend only package.

(For details of locations and distances of weekend runs, look at the specific days for these runs).

 



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