I’m Eilish McColgan – a Scottish 5,000m runner and Team GB Olympian.

Currently I’m travelling the world to run around in circles whilst blogging and vlogging my journey.

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World Championships Doha

It’s scary how fast time flies. It feels like only last year we were preparing for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio and that Tokyo was a far and distant dream. Yet here we are coming to the end of 2019 with 2020 on our horizon. Every January I write up my goals for the … Continue reading World Championships Doha

Precision Hydration Interview

Eilish McColgan on preparing for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo By Chris Knight | 8 Minute Read Precision Hydration are excited to welcome two-time Olympian Eilish McColgan onto the team ahead of an exciting year as she bids to qualify for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Eilish represented Great Britain at the 2012 and 2016 Olympics, … Continue reading Precision Hydration Interview

British Championships 2019

2.9.19 The major Championships are always on an athlete’s radar. Every athlete strives to be there. But the deciding factor as to whether you become part of that national team or are left sitting at home watching it on the TV comes down to two things. A qualifying time and your position at the British … Continue reading British Championships 2019


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Running Travel VLOGS

Travel Blogs

As a professional athlete, I am so fortunate to travel the world. However most of my time in these wonderful countries is spent at a running track or in a hotel. Until now!

I have decided to start a bucket list – ticking off destinations across the world that I dream of visiting. Here i’ll be sharing my travel guides. Showing you the top places to see, amazing things to do, delicious restaurants to try and of course – the best places to run!

Travel Blogs

Latest Travel Blogs

Dream Safari

DREAM SAFARI IN THE MAASAI MARA. For years, a safari has sat top spot on my bucket list and after numerous visits to Kenya for GB training camps, we finally got the opportunity to head out to the Maasai Mara. We set off straight after my last race of 2018, in order to squeeze in … Continue reading Dream Safari

St Moritz

Every summer, I spend a few months at altitude preparing for the major Championships of that year. Previously we had always chosen Font Romeu in the French Pyrenees because it was the preference of British Athletics (both Mo Farah and Paula Radcliffe have apartments there). But with the track in Font Romeu under renovation, I … Continue reading St Moritz

Ocho Rios, Jamaica

This was my third time to the Caribbean so I knew what to expect – blue waters, great food and beautiful sunshine. Jamaica, the fourth largest island, certainly delivered on all of those and more. Seven days wasn’t enough to explore all of what Jamiaca had to offer and as we headed back to the … Continue reading Ocho Rios, Jamaica

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School Talks/Workshops

Through a range of different sporting activities, athletics workshops, talks and class assemblies – keeping active and fit can be FUN!

Delivering to schools/clubs all across the UK, lets motivate the next generation to keep moving.

“Our Greatest Natural Resource Is The Minds Of Our Children.”

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Corporate Events

More frequently than ever, businesses are entering employee teams into major charitable running events. Whether it’s your first ever Race For Life or you’re a seasoned ‘Great Run Series’ runner.

From creating personalised training programmes and leading running workshops from the office to hosting motivational talks.

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