What are the top 10 tips for your first ultra?
How do you clean a hydration bladder?
Should you go from couch to 100k?
And what length poles should you choose?
Find out in my Q&A series, answering all your trail and ultra running questions. (Scroll down for links to all the books/gear I mention)
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Other useful films I referenced in this video:
17 snack ideas for long distance ultra marathons https://youtu.be/DOmd5Jg7z9U
Trail & Ultra running nutrition advice from sports dietitian and ultra runner Alex Cook https://youtu.be/farruBxr0HU
Best ultra stretches https://youtu.be/fvK13FSxwA4
How to build endurance https://youtu.be/MgOAj_Sq6sw
Coach and endurance athlete Paul Giblin’s website: http://www.pyllonultra.com/
How to use running poles https://youtu.be/kA3cr7ETKok
My trail running gear reviews playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyZ16LRfpz0AQHDXxpy5ld4LsUrD66XC5
Carole Armitage Chocolates https://www.carolearmitage.co.uk/
The National Running Show 2019 film https://youtu.be/FkDcZJKMMNo
Products I recommend:
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