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Epic Running

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Epic Running

Venue Details

Name:Epic Running
Location:UK, Morocco
Phone:+44 (0) 1725 518 412
Sports:Running

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Summary

Introduction

Epic Running is a company dedicated to runners who want to improve speed, endurance and general well-being. Their running training camps, ranging from UK weekends to longer weeks abroad, are designed by world-class professional trainers and nutritionists, and organised by experienced travel professionals.

Epic Running offers running holidays that combine scientific training methods with a healthy dose of discovery and adventure.

Their camps cater for all levels of ability, providing the motivation, direction and focus needed to achieve your running goals and are aimed at improving performance for everything from a 10km on the road to ultra events across the desert.


Training Facilities

Venues

Morocca

The week long Morocca running training camps are located in the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains. The hotel offers a traditional Moroccan experience and has 2 swimming pools, a spa and many other areas you can use for training, eating and relaxing.

Training can be done beside one of the pools, or in one of the outdoor or indoor spaces. There is a fully equipped meeting room for evening briefings and feedback sessions. The spa offers everyone sports massages.

There is amply space, giving you the opportunity to chill out on your own or large enough areas where everyine can enjoy the company of each other. 

United Kingdom

The UK weekends are based in Fordingbridge, the New Forest, Hants. The weekend trainign will be along the paths and lanes of the New Forest. 

Meals, meetings and seminars will take place in a country cottage. You chose your own accommodation from a wide range of possible local B&Bs etc. 


Coaching

Marty Yardley

Running Coach

Marty was a Royal Marines Commando Physical Training Instructor for 22 years. He has competed in over 50 marathons, 250 half-marathons and completed some of the toughest endurance races including the Marathon des Sables.

Marty is also a qualified Personal Trainer and is head coach of Energise Bootcamp


Holly Rush

Running Coach

Holly ran for England at the Commonwealth Games in Dehli, she won a bronze medal at the World Mountain Trail Championships 2013 and was part of the bronze medal winning marathon team for G.B at the European Championships in 2010.

She has also won the Edinburgh marathon and numerous half marathons as well as winning a Gold medal in the Comrades Marathon in South Africa.

Holly is a qualified sports masseur and personal trainer.


Karl Zeiner

Running Coach

Karl has competed in endurance events across a range of distances; from half-marathons and sprint triathlons to the 135 mile Ring O Fire Ultra marathon and double IronMan.

He has run his own coaching business, DeZeiner Fitness, since 2009 offering swim & run coaching and an online coaching service.


Alex Stein

Yoga Coach

Alex is a trained YTT 200 in the school of Integrated Yoga Therapy and has designed specific yoga sessions for runners with a focus on strengthening and easing the muscle groups which are over-stretched by running.

Alex has also comleted various half-marathons.


Cor de Jonge

Core Strengthening Coach

Cor is a qualified physiotherapist and has practised all over the world including in Iceland, Florida, Holland and now Marrakech. He combines physiotherapy with his work as a fitness instructor and trainer specialising in core strengthening.


Training Camps

We are currently awaiting confirmation of next season's details and dates.

If you have any questions or would like to receive notification as soon as details are available, please get in touch using the Contact Us tab at the top of the page.

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Reviews

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Reviewed by Jane
On 28-Feb-2017 23:0:10

Comments:  At £75 for a day including meals and enough easy-cook recipes to fill a weeks worth of menu planning, I thought this training camp was outstanding value
Reviewed by Tom
On 28-Feb-2017 23:0:44

Comments:  Just spent a fantastic day with Epic Running. Excellent value for money. I've learnt so much. Just need to put it all into practice now
Reviewed by Tina
On 28-Feb-2017 22:0:19

Comments:  Did a one day Epic Running course in the New Forest. Brilliant value, lots of knowledge to be learnt about improving your sports nutrition and excellent coaching. Would recommend to any level of runners.
Reviewed by Louise
On 03-Oct-2016 07:1:31

Comments:  It was an amazing experience. I got relevant information about injuries, food and how to manage nutrition for a long distance run. I am now more conscious about how I run and its effect on me.
Reviewed by James
On 03-Oct-2016 07:1:06

Comments:  Fantastic weekend, great food, great people, great running. Thoroughly enjoyable way to spend a weekend. I learnt a lot about my running and diet. I will definitely be back