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👉SHOE OF THE MONTH – The ASICS Kayano 26

  Reviewed by Chris Mickleburgh - Sportlink.   Chris says… The first thing that struck me when putting on the Kayano 26 was how plush the shoe felt. It was soft and padded around both the heel and tongue and unlike previous Asics models there was plenty of room in the toebox of the shoe.…
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Going The Distance – Neil Featherby

He's the man behind Sportlink that people know, love and respect but now it’s his turn to be in the spotlight for our Q&A... What inspired you to start running? Where do I start with this one? At 9 years of age I remember reading a comic with the fictional character Alf Tupper in it…
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Sportlink Grand Prix 2020

                Full fixtures for the Sportlink Grand Prix Series 2020 26/01/20 - bam nuttall FREETHORPE TEN ** - www.gydac.co.uk 16/02/20 - VALENTINES 10K - www.norfolkgazelles.co.uk 01/03/20 - RINGLAND HALF MARATHON ** - www.norwichroadrunners.co.uk 29/03/20 - WYMONDHAM 20m - www.wymondham.org.uk 10/05/20 - DEREHAM 10m - www.derehamrunners.co.uk 24/05/20 - HOLT…
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Neil Featherby: Man or machine behind the man?

                Whilst I always have plenty to say when it comes to running, there is only one subject and two people who I can talk about for my column this week and that is the marathon world best times of Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei who between them…
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NEIL FEATHERBY – My take on Salazar and drugs in sport

                Mo Farah, right, and Galen Rupp with disgraced coach Alberto Salazar Picture: PA I have had to give this one a lot of thought, but after a matter of a fact conversation with Mark Armstrong about the ban given to Alberto Salazar this week, he suggested it…
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SPORTLINK GRAND PRIX SERIES RESULTS TO RACE 11

We are now pleased to attach the results of the SPORTLINK Grand Prix Series 2019 to Race 11.  As we’ve had an overwhelming 29450 runners so far, we have just displayed the TOP 10 finishers in each category. Category age groups are based on your age as at 31st December 2019,  therefore you may be…
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SHOE OF THE MONTH – SAUCONY OMNI ISO2

                Reviewed by Chris Mickleburgh - Sportlink. Chris says, I’ve been running in this shoe for a few months now. The first thing I noticed when putting this shoe on is how it is both very stable and supportive yet also quite lightweight. Using Saucony’s cushioned yet responsive…
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🏅SPORTLINK 25TH ANNIVERSARY🏅 VIRTUAL CHALLENGE 2019

                🏅SPORTLINK 25TH ANNIVERSARY🏅 VIRTUAL CHALLENGE 2019 Having recently sat down at Sportlink to discuss our forthcoming 25th Anniversary celebrations and 25 challenges, Nick Applin our brand manager and Chris Mickleburgh our events manager suggested that one of these challenges could be a virtual run.   Being a…
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