Category Archives: Inspirational

GOING THE DISTANCE – PETE JOHNSON

                We regularly feature one of the Sportlink team for a Q&A.  This month it's Pete Johnson in the spotlight.   How is your season going Pete? Touch wood, well. I have competed in a number of races this year and although the times aren't where I used…
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Going The Distance – Melissa Baker

We regularly feature one of the Sportlink team for a Q&A.  This month it's Melissa Baker in the spotlight. When did you first start to run? Sometime in 2016 with my first parkrun being at Catton in August 2016. What do you find to be the most rewarding thing about running? Definitely the achievement of…
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2019 – New Year New You

New Year…New You! Every year thousands of people take up exercise, particularly running by way of a means to get fit and of course fit in with their New Year resolutions. This is fantastic and something we are Sportlink are fully behind. However, we also advise that each person really should follow a plan which…
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Going the distance – Karen Hamilton

Every Month we now feature one of the Sportlink team for a Q&A. This month it's Karen Hamilton.             When did you first start to run? I have always exercised. I taught aerobics back in the day when it was all leotards and slouch socks! Running first started in my…
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Going the distance – Kathryn Hammond

Every Month we now feature one of the Sportlink team for a Q&A. This month it's Kathryn Hammond. When did you first start to run? I have always run for as long as I can remember. I was a sprinter at school. Running in my early twenties, was just part of my fitness regime, alongside…
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