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Jenni Falconer: Why I Love Long Distance Running

3 MIN READ • 26th October 2021
Jenni Falconer by Jenni Falconer

Our woman pounding the pavements is running this year’s London marathon – here, she tells us why it’s such an achievement

It’s that time of year again when many of us are in full marathon mode – in fact, a record number of almost 500,000 people applied for a spot in 2019’s race, which takes place on Sunday 28th April. I’ve been training since January – in over four months, I’ve run more than 500 miles and definitely feel fitter than I did at the start of the year! I’m now at that point where a 5k feels like a breeze and even going out for a 13 mile run is considered a pretty short session.

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