LONDON MARATHON SPECIAL! We talk to female contender Charlotte Purdue about her preparations for this weeks race. We talk about 130 mile training weeks, bananas in peanut butter, training in Aus, and gorging on easter eggs post race.
The Kenyan running mentality, the vegan diet, life in the mountains and Mary Keitany's wedding- all discussed with top runner and coach Tom Payne
We discuss endurance runners, iron and the menstrual cycle with top GB runner and scientist Georgie Bruinvels
Interview with running royalty; MBE and England Athletics Hall of Famer, Noel Thatcher
We discuss doping, racing and coaching with top coach and Brit athlete James Thie
Common running injuries and their prevention with Sports Doc Cath Spencer Smith
We talk to Maryse Haynes, who, last year, should have been the happiest she had ever been been in achieving her running goals but instead was deeply unhappy as she battled with disordered eating issues.
Top nutrition advice from dietitian Renee McGregor. We talk low-carb fads, the Paralympics and the benefits of drinking milk
Interview with 2 time Olympian, Commonwealth and European Bronze Medallist, and World and European Junior Champion Steph Twell.
Interview with 2 time National Cross Country and current UK 10k Champion Lily Partridge
The fastest bus driver in London talks training with Dibaba, Mo Farah almost drowning in the steeplechase and becoming British record holder
Rio Olympics, virulent sailors, and homemade steeplechase pits...all in this week's show
Interview with elite running coach, and serial National cross-country medallist Steve Vernon
Interview with British 5000m champ, Scottish record holder, and Rio bound runner Andy Butchart.
Interview with World Mountain Running silver medallist and newly crowned European champion Emmie Collinge.
Interview with Rio bound British Marathon runner Aly Dixon. We talk about her preparation, dealing with upsets, and her nutrition...including the odd pizza and curry.
We talk to US based British Runner Jake Shelley about 5k training, doping, and the dodgy practises of Nike.
Interview with European Under 23 XC Champion Jonny Davies. He discuss training in Birmingham, his dreams of Rio this year, his love of adidas and his lack of lateral movement.
This week we look back at a fantastic evening of racing at the Night of the 10000m's and chat to top British runner Hannah Walker. We discuss her love for cross country, some killer tempo runs she did in America, and the simple/ lazy lifestyle of the top Kenyan runners...
This weekend (May 21st) Parliament Hill Athletics track plays host to the 'Night of the 10000m PBs'; a superb evening of track racing which doubles as the trial race for the Rio Olympic Games. As a preview to the event we interview chief volunteer marshal and athletics aficionado Rob Wilson, Olympic games hopefully Beth Potter and self proclaimed 'slowest man in the field' Frenchman Axel Manzano.