Episode 391 - Simon Marshall and Lesley Paterson (Part Two)


On this week’s show we chat about the British Athletics Championships, Mo Farah and reflect on Nike’s Breaking2 project. Yuki runs the Gold Coast Marathon, and Preston want a Ben Ashworth way. Plus you guys Rate Your Run, stand atop the Podium, and rock your kit all around the world and we’ve got the second part of our Brave Athlete interview with Prof Simon Marshall and 3 time-world champion xterra triathlete Lesley Paterson.

- Share Now -

Libsyn   Non-itunes users can subscribe via Libsyn

Show Notes

Intro | What's been going on.

  • Martin's been on a 'whopping adventure' with Liz.
  • Tom's been watching Le Tour.

Come and run a marathon in Kericho, Kenya with us and Five Talents. Join a big crowd of Marathon Talk runners to experience running in Kenya, meet local people and explore the places that Five Talents impact.  This isn't an ordinary marathon experience. There are only a few places left to join us and run in Africa. For more info pop to Five Talents.

A big thank you to those listeners who have popped along to Patreon and pledged their support for the show. If you like what we do and would like to support the show and become a patron then please check out the link to our Patreon page.

Each week listeners send in photos of themselves flashing their super-cool Marathon Talk kit in exotic locations around the world. If you’ve got one of you then please send it to [email protected] so we can share on the show.

Here are listeners Jim Murray and Rich Bunn high-fiving an elephant.

Looking for a vegan restaurant in Hollan Park? Check out Pavel at flatthree.london

Rate Your Run | All you’ll have to do to rate your run is use #rateyourrun on social media and you’ll feature on our Rate Your Run social wall.

News | British Athletics trials (and tribulations), Yuki gets beaten, Mo's got work to do, more from Ed Caesar on Breaking2,

The Listener Podium | Each week we celebrate your marathon results on The Listener Podium. To add your result, and maybe get mentioned on the show, you need to do the following:

  • Login to this website
  • Search our event listings for your marathon (if it's not there you can add it)
  • Add your marathon result
  • Bask in the golden-glow of glory

Interview | Simon Marshall & Lesley Paterson (Part Two)

Close |

  • Martin's off to Austria for MT AUT 17 recce trip for an exciting MT Run Camp to Austria in 2018.
  • Tom's interviewing US 800m runner Nick Symmonds.

Thank you for supporting the show.


Recent Shows