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Neil Featherby: Jude loves barking out her advice across the world!

Jude Durrant most certainly holding on to that special enjoyment and satisfaction you get from running Picture: Neil Featherby Last week’s column briefly mentioned a local running and fitness coach who was keeping her run group motivated via the use of headphones as they all trained at the same time, albeit from a distance at…
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OFFICIAL RE-OPENING

Official Re-Opening As so many of you will know we have done our very best to keep Sportlink operating and of course staying involved with the running community as much as possible by way of online and mail order sales along with what I think is the very first direct home delivery service by a…
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Neil Featherby column: A huge loss to the running community in Norfolk

Malcolm Ball from North Norfolk Beach Runners sadly passed away recently Picture: Clive Hedges Whoever would have thought that this time last year, or indeed even in January, that so many plans for 2020 were going to be cancelled and virtual racing was going to become the most competitive form of running? Nevertheless, competitive running…
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SHOP ONLINE – NEW TERMS FOR RETURNS

PLEASE NOTE whilst in the past we have taken shoes back from customers who have done nothing more than a gentle mile in a pair of shoes purchased from us and then decided they are not for them, what with new government regulations we can no longer do this. Therefore please do make sure before…
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Neil Featherby: A warning – listen to what your body tells you

The correct footwear is essential for runners Picture: PA I know I touched on this a couple of weeks ago in my column, but this week I feel that I really must once again visit the subject of all those many people who have taken up running since lockdown. It's an important weekend for Norfolk…
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Neil Featherby: ‘New’ runners means new injuries

New runners must take care or they will end up with injuries Picture: DONNA-LOUISE BISHOP Having recently set up a new email advice line at Sportlink to help advise customers on potential footwear purchases from our new online website service, I think it is fair to say I opened the floodgates. It is obviously not…
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Neil Featherby: How Norfolk Harriers became a force to be reckoned with

Picture: The Norfolk Harriers prior to last year's Run Norwich 10k Picture: Stu Barnard This week’s column is going to feature another good friend of mine and well respected runner, Steve Jones - or should I say former Police Chief Inspector Steve Jones, also turned race director? Prior to this year's National Police Cross Country…
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Running and Me – Pete Johnson

Last month I told you about photography and me. My other great passion is my running. I haven’t always been jogging, I used to be better! This all started back in the mid 80’s. We were living in Stanford le hope, Essex. My neighbours across the road started training for a local fun run. I…
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Neil Featherby: A trip down memory lane with the London Marathon

Runners set off at the start of the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon, in Hyde Park, last year Picture: PA I make no apologies for drifting off back down memory lane again this week, especially as what should have been the UK’s biggest road race the London Marathon was due to be taking place this…
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