Tag: speed

Indoor rowing for beginners

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Indoor rowing is a fantastic and simple way to improve fitness while enjoying a new sport. In partnership with this year’s annual Boat Race, Cancer Research UK and British Rowing  encouraged thousands across the nation to take on an indoor rowing challenge as part of The Great Row to raise funds to help beat cancer. [...]

SKILLMILL – an innovative non-motorised treadmill

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Technogym, a leading producer of design and technology-driven fitness equipment and solutions, has launched the SKILLMILLTM,   the first non-motorised treadmill to combine power, speed, stamina and agility training. Fiona McAuslan takes it for a spin. What is it? The SKILLMILL functions a lot like the barrel roll equipment that you find in a children’s playground. [...]

Why run an ultramarathon?

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What does it take to run an ultramarathon? And, more to the point, who are these people who spend hours and hours trudging the earth and scoffing picnic eggs to prevent exhaustion? Olivia Hubbard talks to big name on the ultra campus Robbie Britton, who likes to run far … really far. Being Robbie Britton [...]