2hr 10min Marathoner Jonny Mellor - All Things Marathon
Jonny Mellor is a professional New Balance and OTE nutrition athlete who competes for New Balance Manchester Track Club.
Jonny Mellor has recently run 2hrs 10min 03s to qualify for the Tokyo Olympic Games that were supposed to be this year 2020, however, due to the outbreak of COVID-19 Mellor has had to re-evalute his next marathon to show selectors his current form for the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games in July 2021.
We talk about what training he is doing during COVID-19, his plan to race the Seville marathon instead of the London marathon in April, what his weekly training looks like, his fuelling strategies during the marathon, his great relationship with his coach Steve Vernon and also let's us into some insightful tips on the carbon fibre running shoes.
You can follow Mellor's journey on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/j77nyy/?hl=en and also his business website - https://www.jmcoaching.co.uk