Our Columnists

We have a fantastic team of professionals at UKRunChat.  Here you can read their blogs.  Just click on their photo to see their column.


Amy Hughes

Personal Trainer

Ran 53 marathons in 53 days during 2014.
Co-founder of The 53 Foundation.
Personal Trainer, speaker and lover of adventure.

Dr Juliet McGrattan

Our Resident GP

Regular blog contributor for UKRunChat and Womens Running UK.
Champion for physical activity.

Lindsay Woodford

Sports Psychologist

Founder of Sporting Mindset.
My goal is to help you achieve personal excellence through the development of a winning mindset.

James Dunne

Sports Rehab Therapist

Specialists in working with endurance runners.
Fascinated by movement patterns & how to refine them for both performance & injury rehabilitation.

Nick Knight


Specialist sports and musculoskeletal podiatrist.
Sports podiatrist at Silverstone half, London Marathon & London 2012 Olympics & Paralympics.

Joe Brocklehurst

Sports Therapist

Specialist in soft tissue techniques & joint manipulation therapy to optimise motion in joints and flexibility of muscles, tendons and fascia.

Chris Skitt


Head of sports medicine at Shrewsbury Town FC and owner of CS Physiotherapy.

Alex Cook

Sports Nutritionist

Registered Dietitian specialising in endurance sports. Raced from 5km to 100km & planning to go further. Owner of Diet360.


Martin Yelling (PhD)

Endurance Coach

Endurance sport expert, coach and physical activity influencer. Founder of Marathon Talk and Yelling Performance.


Shaun Dixon

Runner, Podcaster & Running Coach.