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“AND I WILL RUN 100 MILES“

Emma Le wis only started running aged 29 and at first couldn’ t run for 30 seconds. But, ha ving caught the bug, this determined mum of three has gone on to do what many of us only dr eam of – Running 100 miles. Twice!

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“As I stood on the startline of my second attempt at running 100 miles on 11 June, 2016, I looked at the other athletes and felt completely underqualified for the race ahead,” says Emma Lewis, 45, a director in pharmaceutical research and mum of three from Hampshire. “I’d missed the cut-off in the Thames Path 100 the year before, so I wasn’t at all confident I could finish the South Downs Way 100 (SDW100). In fact, up until a week before, I was going to pull out, but then thought I might as well give it a go. I just wanted to make the first half-mile without looking like a complete fool.

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Ready to take your running off-road? Then make sure you pick up a copy of the October issue of Women’s Running – our trail special. If you’re a complete beginner, you’ll find advice for taking those first steps on the trails and, for the more experienced off-road enthusiasts, tips from the pros – find out how to “ascend like a mountain goat and descend like a demon”. With expert guides to finding the right trail shoes for you, exclusive reviews of the latest off-road shoes and top-to-toe kit suggestions for every off-road eventuality, we’ve also got your off-road wardrobe sorted. And if you’re struggling for inspiration to take your running off road, look no further than our interview with cover star Susie Chan, whose passion for trail running has taken her from the desert to the jungle. Prefer to stick to the roads? No problem. Try our sharp sessions for 10K runners – or, if you’re taking on the longer distance, don’t miss our complete race-day guide for serious marathon runners, packed with all the advice you’ll need on making your race day seamless.
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