Montane spine race

By Matt Holland | January 6, 2015

best wishes as IMR runner Neil Rutherford lines up for the toughest race in the UK, the Montane Spine Race. 270 odd miles of Pennine way in January!!  Have a great adventure, stay safe and give it your all. With you in spirit( but not quite mad enough to do it!!!!!!!

2015 Team IMR

By Matt Holland | December 19, 2014

Athletes representing Improve My Running in 2015 and spreading our message are; Elaine Omand Neil Rutherford Ross Grieve They will be racing distances from marathon ,trail marathon, ultra and really ultra!!! Starting with the Montane Spine Race in January for Neil. Good luck Neil Wrap up well !!!!!

Dynamic Movement

By Matt Holland | November 19, 2014

We are now incorporating the dynamic movement system developed by Mike Antoniades at the Running School in London to great effect. This  helps train the nervous system to help in correct movement patterns so crucial for maximum performance and injury prevention. It helps us to identify inbalances and repattern the correct movement. Already  used by…

Free running workshop

By Matt Holland | September 17, 2014

IMR will be doing a free workshop on winter/off season training. Topics will include off season strength training, plyometrics,co-contraction exercises as well as the importance of good planning, visualisation and mental strength. All additional things that could help you smash your PBs in 2015! Tuesday 28th October 2014 at Run And Become Edinburgh. Book through…

IMR athlete results

By Matt Holland | September 17, 2014

Congratulations to our own Ross Grieve who in his first 24 hour race and first time over a 100 miles ran strong through terrible conditions for 5th place with 111.6 miles.  More proof that strength training ,plyometrics and mental focus  get results and that it’s not just about big mileage weeks!

Brand New IMR Space In Edinburgh

By improvemyrunning | September 1, 2014

What could be better than improving your technique, bettering yourself and becoming the athlete you were meant to be in our new office/training space in Edinburgh? Kitted out with the latest equipment ready to assist you and your running, this is our base of operations. Why not come and see it for yourself? We’re at…

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