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 Huge crowds watch the runners as they pass Buckingham Palace during the Virgin London Marathon. Photograph: Miles Willis/Getty Images

I know this was “only” number four but I’m beginning to suspect I may never be able to put my finger on precisely what it is that draws me to m(...)

Caroline Lyons in the AlterG, an anti-gravity treadmill, at the Muscle Clinic in Clontarf, Dublin 3, with its clinic director, Pat Byrne. Byrne wanted to make the machine accessible to so-called ‘normal’ people rather than just the sporting elite. Photograph: Alan Betson
Take the weight off

Back in 2008, word spread in US athletic circles that Nike was using new Nasa technology to train its sponsored athletes like Mo Farrah. The “AlterG” (...)

Sonia O’Sullivan has run a few over the years as have British Olympic champions Mo Farah and Alistair Brownlee. But a more representative sample of pa(...)