Team New Balance Manchester

Blog #17: Drink up!

This weeks blog will focus on hydration, mainly because it is often a neglected element of training amongst athletes, but it can have a huge effect on both performance and recovery. Hydration may not be the first thing that springs... Continue Reading →

Blog #16: More miles in Spain

As the saying goes, all good things must come to an end, which definitely applies to our recent training camp in Águilas, Spain. Whilst we're all a pretty hardy bunch and will get on with our training regardless of the weather,... Continue Reading →

#Blog 15: A bit of sunshine and a PB!

Whilst Manchester and many other parts of Britain have been hit with blizzards this week, Team NB Manchester have headed out of the UK to Aguilas, Spain for a 10 day training camp in the Winter sun. Aguilas is a... Continue Reading →

Blog #14 – A different way to see in the New Year!

Last Thursday the team travelled to Bolzano in northern Italy to run the famous BOClassic Silversterlauf. The race is steeped in history and is run around a tight, cobbled 1250m circuit in the centre of the medieval town overlooked by... Continue Reading →

Blog #13: A look back on 2016

With 2016 coming to an end, and this being the last blog of the year, we though it was an appropriate time to look back on 2016 to highlight and celebrate some of the teams successes! This year has been... Continue Reading →

Blog #12: Race Report’s and Q & A with Eli Kirk

Last weekend, Ross swapped his Team NBMCR vest for the red, white and blue of the Great Britain vest at the European Cross Country Championships in the rather exotic location of Sardinia, Italy. Meanwhile, Charlie and Eli were in action... Continue Reading →

Blog #11: Where we run!

We may be called Team New Balance Manchester, but in reality, it's probably a tiny bit misleading as the team is based primary in Stockport, a city on the South East of Manchester. Team New Balance Stockport doesn't quite have... Continue Reading →

Blog #10: European Cross Country Trials Race Report and Q & A with Ross Millington

For many cross country runners up and down the country, the end of November is synonymous with the Liverpool Cross Challenge which incorporates the British trials for the European Cross Country Championships. Hoards of athletes and spectators opted out of... Continue Reading →

Blog #9: Cross Country Race Reports November 12/13th

This weekend saw four members of the team take to the cross-country for more racing. Charlie and Eli flew over to Burgos, Spain for the famous Cross Atapuerca, whilst Andy and Jamie headed down to Teardrop Lakes, Milton Keynes for... Continue Reading →

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