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  • How To Pace Your Marathon

    How To Pace Your Marathon

    You may be building up and putting in some extra training for the London Marathon or perhaps an event later on in the year, what can get you worrying however is how to pace your running on the day. Fiona Bugler, who has ran 18 marathons explores the key points in helping you stay focused and making sure you are running a consistent and effective pace!

  • Don’t Be Scared Of Sugar

    Don’t Be Scared Of Sugar      

    Runners need sugar! As runners we use a lot of energy and when we do endurance exercise we need to top up our body’s supplies of glucose/glycogen with simple sugars that act as fuel to keep us going. As long as you get the balance right there is nothing to be scared of, have a read to find out how to incorporate sugar into your diet effectively!

  • In the market for a new Sports Bra?

    In the market for a new Sports Bra?

    Read the review of the new Moving Comfort Reversible Sports Bra by our product specialist Laura! This great new racer style Sports Bra will help you look the part this summer, with two great designs and a crop style design that makes it easier to put on, this great new piece of kit should be the first addition to your summer running wardrobe!


  • Our Heritage

    Our Heritage

    Our mission is to help runners be the best they can be. Sweatshop was the brain child of Chris Brasher, founder of the London Marathon, our first store opened in Teddington in 1971.

  • Our Stores

    Our Stores

    We have over 40 stores nationwide, our first store outside of the UK mainland has just opened in Belfast. Find your local store and come pay us a visit!

  • Sweatshop Running Community

    Sweatshop Running Community

    We believe running groups should be free, fun and for everyone. Join your local SRC and enjoy weekly runs and exclusive rewards.

  • Sweatshop Events

    Sweatshop Events

    We organise two of the countries most popular road racing events, The Reading Half Marathon and The Nottingham Marathon and Half Marathon, sign up now!