Actor Greg Kelly has been a regular on our TVs on Hollyoaks, Coronation Street and Emmerdale among many others, but he’s also a keen marathon runner, GWR holder and is running this year’s Manchester Half.
Some runners really embrace the treadmill and Tim Grose is certainly one of those runners – he’s logged over 1600km on his and he’s even built a cabin to house it in his garden! These are his tips for keeping it interesting when you’re on the belt!
The next runner in our ‘my first marathon’ series should be familiar to you all – she’s a double Olympic gold medalist, she’s set up her own charitable trust, she’s an inspiration to just about everybody and she ran a pretty impressive first marathon! It’s Colonel Dame Kelly Holmes MBE (mil)
Cat Simpson recently braved unexpected wind, rain and even a Mediterranean mini-hurricane at Spartathlon to become the second fastest British woman ever, finishing in 5th place. We caught up with her to find out more about her race.
James Cracknell has many sporting achievements to his name, from Olympic gold medals to ‘fastest celebrity’ at the London Marathon. We spoke to him about rowing vs running, his love of the pain cave and his culinary skills.