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Drew Savage is an amateur runner and Type 2 diabetic, making his second attempt at training for the 2015 Manchester Marathon after making a fearful mess of things the first time round and not even getting as far as the start line. You can learn everything you’ll ever want to know about How Not To Do It here on Northern Soul, and help fight diabetes by sponsoring Drew at https://www.justgiving.com/DrewSavage

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Northern Sole: injury interrupts marathon training

February 4, 2015 Comments Off on Northern Sole: injury interrupts marathon training

In the second instalment of his marathon training blog, Northern Soul’s Drew Savage battles injury, embarks on physio and gets back on the road. 

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Northern Sole – Drew Savage’s Marathon Training Blog

January 3, 2015 Comments Off on Northern Sole – Drew Savage’s Marathon Training Blog

In marathon-running terms, this is the phoney war. I write this sitting at my desk at work in Salford Quays on my meal break, with nothing but a gentle ache from running the five kilometres to work earlier on and a sense of anticipation about the adventure that’s about to begin.

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