You Don't Look Like A Runner

You Don't Look Like A Runner
Running and fitness tech chat from the least likely of people
Sons of Alvechurch
Aug 14 • 56 min
How do you choose the right swimming lane or the right pace group for a club run? We talk about the challenges and benefits of mixed ability group work and along the way we discuss fitting training into our lives. Nick owes Shelter a lot of money, Jon has…
Aug 9 • 58 min
We discuss the joys of shopping at Decathlon and the ethical problems of shopping at Sports Direct, spend a little bit too long discussing the geography of the West Midlands, and there’s been a terrible, terrible accident. Nick tries to be a better…
You’re a monster
Aug 1 • 52 min
We talk about environments—from the perfect gym to urban running—and their effect on our training mindset, and we discuss plateaus and winning the battle with your mind. Nick has big news, Jon ups his recoding set up game with dramatic results, and…
Mark it zero, Jonny
Jul 25 • 56 min
We have had feedback on books, armbands and the emotional chat about weight loss in episode 2. Jon has been called out for being mean about Good Gym, and Nick has made a fool of himself on a skateboard. Jon updates us on marathon training, in particular…
Alright, Fat Nick?
Jul 14 • 46 min
Things get pretty deep this week as Nick, celebrating a weight-loss milestone, talks about the problem of self image and how he works at getting over negative feelings about his weight from childhood. Jon plays the role of an unqualified psychiatrist (as…
Looking for Good
Jun 30 • 43 min
Nick and Jon finally get round to talking about running, weight training, and exercise tech from the perspective of two 30-somethings who spend way too much time coding, running, listening to podcasts, and talking about starting a podcast about running,…