ON FORM

Sim­ple ideas to help you main­tain good run­ning form

Runner's World (UK) - - WARM-UPS -

THE FA­TIGUE on a long run can take its toll on your gait. A re­cent study1 found in­creased ground con­tact time, hip drop and an­kle ev­er­sion (turn­ing out­wards) in tired run­ners. ‘Changes to run­ning me­chan­ics are nat­u­ral but costly in terms of your econ­omy and per­for­mance,’ says Gareth Cole, a spe­cial­ist in biome­chan­ics at The Third Space, Lon­don (thethirdspace.com). Here he shares his ad­vice on com­bat­ing the ef­fects of fa­tigue.

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