Beacon Hill Striders

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

Latest: Ben Dijkstra secures the England Athletics U20M 3000m title with a searing final kick (see: video)

Libby Coleman to represent GB in the European Youth Triathlon Championships in July. 


The Golden Age of UK 10000m Running (Full Article):

The short version appears in the programme for the Highgate Harriers ‘Night of the 10000m PBs’ 


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

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

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

A Road Map for the Aspirational Road Runner Read May 2017 Presentation (Report)


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 sparkles in top international Triathlon in the Netherlands.
  • Ben Dijkstra collects another national title at the England Athletics U20M T&F Championships (see: video)
  • Archie Banks spearheads impressive performances from group members at the Nottingham Mile Road Race.
  • Libby Coleman qualifies to represent Great Britain at the European Youth Triathlon Championships.
  • Joseph Tuffin wins the 1500m A race at the BMC Academy PB Classic on a very successful night for group members.
  • Sam Stevens leads GB runners home in the World XC Championships U20M race.
  • Ben Dijkstra records an historic 4th English Schools XC Championship win with victory in the Senior Boys race.
  • 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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