The Springburn Harriers medley relay team that won at Bute Highland Games. Eddie Sinclair (right) went on to become a successful coach working with athletes like Eddie Kniox, Duncan Middleton, Williamson and Steven Begen, Eddie’s coaching profile is now available here
We have now completed Peter Hoffmann’s 800m training advice. He calls it a philosophy but most folk assume philosophy is for ivory towers: that is not always the case, and certainly not the case here. It is a very brief, very practical guide. In fact the section now on site – section 10 – includes a week’s training for an 800m runner. Read it here
Peter partnered Steve Ovett and Sebastian Coe as one of Great Britain’s three 800 metres athletes at the 1978 European Championships and was also part of the 1976 Olympic 4 x 400 metres squad at Montreal. He is the author of several books including A Life In A Day In A Year-A Postcard From Meadowbank which follows a ‘year’ in the life of an athlete.
Bellahouston Harrier Jack MacLean‘s profile, seen above 200 yards from the finish of the New York Marathon, is now on site. A good career as a runner was followed by being a founder and prominent member of the SVHC. Click on his name.
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