Author: Fintan Costello

Bio: Fintan is an avid runner and often competes in ultra marathons around the world. Relatively new to running he started out like most runners do with a couch to 5k training program.

Posts by Fintan:

Training For Races That Never Happen, then those that do!

Posted on: 25 Mar 2021

So the great news is, I’m feeling fantastic, I’ve nailed the juggle of training, family and work with only a few hiccups along the way. I’ve even had two wisdom teeth removed, one of which was “quite a job” according to the dentist. All my planned races were postponed (particularly Dublin to Belfast which I...

Why I Started Running

Posted on: 12 Feb 2021

Everyone comes to running in their own way – my journey started in a playground – not as a kid but as a new dad. My son was around 2 years old, full of energy and bumbling around the local playground as they do at that age. While I was watching him, I noticed a...