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British 100k Champion Robert Turner on nutrition and race strategy.

British 100k Champion Robert Turner on nutrition and race strategy.

William 15/05/2018 0
Active Root Ambassador Robert is the 2018 British 100k Champion. He completed the race in just over 7hrs whilst competing for Scotland back in March (...
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NEW ACTIVE ROOT AMBASSADORS (PART 2/3)

NEW ACTIVE ROOT AMBASSADORS (PART 2/3)

William 10/05/2018 0
NEW ACTIVE ROOT AMBASSADORS (PART 2/3) May 10, 2018Over to the next 4 of our new ambassadors, this week including British 100km champion Robert, Chirn...
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NEW ACTIVE ROOT AMBASSADORS: PART 1/3

NEW ACTIVE ROOT AMBASSADORS: PART 1/3

William 03/05/2018 0
New Active Root Ambassadors (Part 1/3) May 3, 2018  We're very pleased to introduce the first 1/3 of our new ambassadors to the Active Root team: Toby...
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Running from John O'Groats to Lands End

Running from John O'Groats to Lands End

William 02/05/2018 0
Leeann is a coach at Border's running club Chirnside Chasers and was recently awarded Scottish Athletics Children's Coach of the Year in 2016 as well ...
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Dirty Reiver Review

Dirty Reiver Review

William 24/04/2018 0
Mark is a keen endurance athlete, competing in sailing, running and biking events. In April 2017 he rode from London to Paris in 24 hours and has comp...
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Advice for marathon day

Advice for marathon day

William 19/04/2018 0
Advice for marathon day April 19, 2018  Active Root founder Will is has run many a road race in his time and has also completed a fair few marathons, ...
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John Muir 50k Ultra

John Muir 50k Ultra

William 13/04/2018 0
 Ross is aiming to complete 9 Ultra Marathons this year, including the Triple Crown of the Highland Fling, West Highland Way and Devil O The Highlands...
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Top Running Sights in Edinburgh

Top Running Sights in Edinburgh

William 04/04/2018 0
by Ali Wyllie, Run the Sights.We all live life to different paces, if you are anything like me then you will squeeze so much into your life that peopl...
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Staying fuelled as a 24hr solo mountain biking vegetarian....

Staying fuelled as a 24hr solo mountain biking vegetarian....

William 15/03/2018 0
Active Root Ambassador Adrian competed in his first MTB event in 2012 and has since challenged for titles in various different distances and categorie...
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Tips for injured runners

Tips for injured runners

William 06/03/2018 0
Owain is a top distance runner based in Edinburgh. Having run his first marathon in just under 5 hours, last year he completed Stirling marathon in 2h...
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An open letter to a new runner.....

An open letter to a new runner.....

William 28/02/2018 0
An open letter to a new runner..... February 28, 2018  Melanie has run 12 marathons and 2 ultra marathon, an amazing feat in itself but all the more i...
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Training for an OCR? Here's Tonia's top tips!

Training for an OCR? Here's Tonia's top tips!

William 16/02/2018 0
Training for an OCR? Here's Tonia's top tips! February 16, 2018   Tonia is a veteran of many an obstacle course race having completed 2 Spartan Trifec...
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British Mountain Running Champion explains how he keeps his training focussed.... in February.... in Scotland.

British Mountain Running Champion explains how he keeps his training focussed.... in February.... in Scotland.

William 06/02/2018 0
British Mountain Running Champion explains how he keeps his training focussed.... in February.... in Scotland.Andrew Douglas is a formidable athlete w...
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New goals for 2018? Guy gives us a taste of what he's got planned and how he's going to achieve his goals!

New goals for 2018? Guy gives us a taste of what he's got planned and how he's going to achieve his goals!

William 05/02/2018 0
New goals for 2018? Guy gives us a taste of what he's got planned and how he's going to achieve his goals! February 5, 2018  After devoting 2017 to fu...
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Survival tips in triathlon training

Survival tips in triathlon training

William 30/01/2018 0
Jemima is an Age Group triathlete, Pilates instructor and psychology undergraduate student at the University of Bath. Jemima is a true lover of endura...
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