Team New Balance Manchester

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 →

Blog #8: English Cross Country Relays and Leeds Abbey Dash 10km

Two Team NBMCR athletes were in action last weekend, with Andy Heyes starting off his cross country season at the English Cross Country Relays in Mansfield, and Jonny Mellor continuing his autumn road racing at Leeds Abbey Dash 10km. Berry... Continue Reading →

Blog #7: Altitude training with Team NB MCR

Altitude training is seen as a major tool by most endurance sports and teams, and we at Team NB MCR are no different. In order to compete with the best athletes in the world, we believe using altitude is a... Continue Reading →

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