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Terms & Conditions

We'd like to keep this simple. Our philosophy is that we don't intend to harm anyone, and we don't expect anyone to harm us.

This web site, and all the web sites that we create and/or publish are copyright © Recreational Running.

All images on our web site are either:

They are not offered for free use by any other person or organisation. If you wish to licence the use of an image, just get in touch with us by emailing and we’ll try to put you in touch with the owner.

Our database holds content that is the result of many years of toil, and the task of keeping it up to date involves a lot of ongoing work. Databases are protected under copyright law, and we assert our right to protect our investment - we will be very upset if you copy our non-personal data without our written permission. If you would like to use our data, please contact us and we'll be happy help and, for commercial uses, to provide a competitive quote. The copying and/or use in any way of personal data is not permitted under any circumstances.

We will never intentionally invade anyone’s privacy. If you are unhappy about any reference to yourself or about appearing in any images on this web site, please let us know and we will do our best to resolve your concerns.

We attempt to comply with all laws and regulations that affect our web. We believe that we comply with all aspects of regulations on privacy, data protection, the use of cookies, etc. For more details, refer to our cookie policy and our privacy policy. By registering as a member, or as a user of our web site, you consent to our use of cookies.

If you believe that your identity has been misused anywhere in this web, let us know about that too and we’ll try to sort things out.

This is an independent web site. Recreational Running has/have no connection with any other organisation of a similar name. We have no relationship with any organisations named within this web other than in the context of normal activities.

By using this web site, you agree to absolve Recreational Running and anyone associated with it from liability for any injury, loss or other eventuality caused by any factor related to this web site including (but not limited to) personal, physical, financial or other loss incurred as a result of the publication and/or consumption of any content within this web site, the provision, withdrawal or termination (temporary or permanent) of any feature, service or other provision (whether or not you have paid a fee).

The views and opinions of any author or contributor to this web site are those of the author or contributor and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of Recreational Running or any entity within Recreational Running.

Information contained in this web site may have been contributed by the relevant organisation, or it may have been obtained indirectly from other publicly available sources. Any content that provides medical, nutritional, physiological or similar information is believed to be correct at the time of publication but, because your health is unique to you, it is intended for use only as a general guide and you should not rely upon it. If you are in ANY doubt about any aspect of your health or well-being, you should consult a qualified professional. Any content containing references to coaching, training, exercising, strength, flexibility, nutrition, hydration, injury prevention, recovery or similar information is believed to be correct at the time of publication. Because your ability to undertake exercise (and related matters) is unique to you, it is intended for use only as a general guide and you should not rely upon it. If you are in ANY doubt about any aspect of running or other exercise, you should consult a qualified professional. We have made every reasonable effort to verify the accuracy of the information we publish. However, because organisations can and do make changes to the way they operate, and because scientific and occupational knowledge, guidelines, etc. vary on a regular basis, we cannot accept any liability for incorrect, out of date, or otherwise erroneous information. It is especially important that before undertaking exercise after being inactive, making significant changes to your exercise regime, taking action relating to physical or mental deficiencies, or any other significant measure, you must verify any important information and, if necessary, discuss your plans with a relevant professional.

We may add, update (or otherwise change), delete (including discontinue, terminate, suspend or otherwise remove) any part of this web site, including any features for which you may have paid a fee, at any time without notice to you.

We may update and/or amend these Terms and Conditions as may be required to comply with emerging and enabled legal or other regulatory requirements, codes of conduct, business models and other developments - whether predictable or unforeseen - without notice to you. Any such updates and/or amendments will be published on this web site. Your continued use of this web site and/or products or services offered within it after any such changes means that you have accepted the new Terms and Conditions in their entirety. If you place an order for any physical product directly from Recreational Running, the terms that apply will be those which were in place on the date the transaction took place.

Recreational Running have no connection with any other organisation with a similar name or domain name.