We like…

running gear info nutrition etc

Running gear

  • Sporting Feet (Putney/Richmond): a sports footwear shop stocking great quality shoes and accessories for running
  • Sweatshop (Teddington & other London locations): a leading sports retailer for running shoes, clothes and accessories
  • Sweaty Betty (Wimbledon): technical running clothes that are stylish
  • Up & Running (Kingston/Blacks store): a running specialist retails offering gait analysis, high performance footwear and clothing, electronics and accessories
  • Up & Running (East Sheen store)
  • www.sportshoes.com

Running info

  • Southern Running Guide: a free magazine packed with information about running and races in the South of England
  • Runnersworld: a leading magazine providing practical information for runners of all levels
  • Womens Running: a woman’s view of running

Running races

  • Park Run (Wimbledon): a weekly free 5k timed run
  • Raceforlife: Cancer Research’s women-only 5k and 10k races
  • Running Diary: a diary of running events in the UK and the Republic of Ireland

Nutrition for runners

Cross-training for runners 

  • Indiyoga: yogo classes in Wimbledon and Raynes Park
  • Lisa Newsom Davis: pilates classes in Wimbledon (e: newsomdavis@mac.com; t: 07855 822902)

Sports & remedial massage/Physiotherapy for runners

Running route planners

  • Walkjogrun: A free online running route planner to see how far you walked, jogged or ran over a course or find new routes
  • Mapmyrun: find maps and map your routes

Local information

  • The Really Helpful Club: A free online membership forum for busy women to find shortcuts to great ideas, helpful tips and the best recommendations.
  • WimbledonSW19.com: A comprehensive source of local information and a regular e-mail newsletter packed with news and events in Wimbledon.


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