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…

runners (homepage)

What's happening next at Barnes Fitness?


Read our blog posts here

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[...]
How do I train for my first triathlon…..?
Taking the plunge to do your first triathlon is AWESOME, but can be somewhat daunting... three sports + transition +[...]
Taking a dip in the Open Water……?
Swimming in the open water is so refreshing - and was just what the doctor ordered last week when the[...]