Welcome to Barnes Fitness

Barnes Fitness Limited, Reading, is a friendly independent sports events management consultancy and triathlon coaching business owned and managed by wife and husband team Ellie Barnes and Ian Gosling. Browse through our website to find out more…

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What to do when your training isn’t going to plan?
So, that training plan that you've been religiously/vaguely following seems to be falling further and further from the "ideal world".....what[...]
A training “blip” as a result of a school-girl error
So London Marathon is just 7 weeks away...the last two weeks of training hasn't been textbook.... The main reason for[...]
To rest or not….?
When training for a sporting event and following a programme, there can be a real feel of GUILT when/if you[...]
Training for a marathon?
Training for a marathon? YEAH - I'm not the only one....:-) It can be very daunting - it is very[...]
Running around in circles….?
Do you ever get lost when training.....? I do....I have had to resort to Google Maps on my phone on[...]
Returning to “normal”
The school holidays are now over which means lots of things get back to "normal"; traffic the number of "Out[...]