Beacon Hill Striders

Get ahead of the pack, and achieve your personal best performance with Beacon Hill Striders

Latest: Ben Dijkstra makes a winning return to competition.

Beacon Hill Striders (Performance Running) – set up, developed, and led by former international runner Alan Maddocks – offers:

  • A ground-breaking training environment for talented and aspirational distance runners … Read More
  • A ‘Resource Centre’ providing FREE access to running training theory and best practice materials … Read More
  • Affordable ‘Consultancy Services’ to enhance your running performance and experience …  Read More

** Beacon Hill Striders is now on Twitter **


“Balanced Training: How Elite Endurance Athletes Train” … Read March 2016 Presentation (Report)

“Insights from Elite Level Training Practices”: Read September 2016 Presentation Report

Next presentation: scheduled for April/May 2017: Details to follow shortly.


Hot News:

  • New:  Race Video‘ – 1977 World Cup  1500m; Dusseldorf – featuring Steve Ovett … view: here
  • Latest BHS Training Articles published in … ‘Left Spike Fanzine’  … read more
  • New: Featured Athlete (Winter 2017)read more
  • New: (17/01)Academy Newsletter‘ on ‘The Fundamentals of Training‘ (Steve Magness) … here
  • Ben Dijkstra makes a winning return in a strong Senior Boys field at the Leicestershire Secondary Schools XC League.
  • Libby Coleman scores a comfortable victory at the North Midlands XC League.
  • Rachel Nealon claims an individual Bronze medal at the Leicestershire County XC Championships. 
  • Sam Stevens produces a strong performance at the Edinburgh XC International.
  • Ben Dijkstra claims the Junior Men’s Bronze at the World Triathlon Championships …  see Video
  • Sam Stevens secures the Senior Boys 3000m title at the 2016 English Schools T&F Championships.view race

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