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It might just be me, but getting a new pair of trainers makes for a pretty great day in my opinion, so I have been looking forward to this day for a few weeks.
The day started off well with a 5km PB at St Albans Park Run before I headed off to Runners World in Marshalswick to pick up some much needed new running shoes.
After arriving and explaining what I was after, Henry, who looked after me, did a gait analysis to assess which type of shoes would suit my running style before bringing a good selection of trainers out for me to try out for comfort and of course I wanted them to look good too.
After testing these out I decided on some very colourful Brooks running shoes, which I am sure will help me beat my new 5km PB and look good at the same time J
New trainer day didn’t disappoint, I was well looked after and ended up with a great pair of running shoes.
The shop has the added bonus of being located a few doors away from a well stocked bakery for if you get peckish from all that shopping! I managed to resist this time….. just
Naomi is our second Ambassador, she’s also going to be sharing her journey training for the St Albans Half Marathon! To kick thing off we’ve done a little Q&A so you can get to know her motivations for running.