Episodes

July 25, 2020

Ep 16 - What Happens When You Break The Silence?

After last episode’s round table discussion around why there is a reluctance in the UK and United States to talk about race, The …

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June 2, 2020

BONUS: TSL In The Round - Breaking The Silence: The Case of Ahmaud Ar…

In this special bonus episode of The Start Line, recorded prior to the murder of George Floyd on Monday 25 May 2020, we discuss t…

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May 22, 2020

Ep 15 - We Run: TSL Meets... BRO - LETSGROW!

“BRO serves to organise, educate and condition the Black Community on the basis of running as a practical demonstration of unity.…

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April 25, 2020

Ep 14 - One Year In... And We're In Lockdown!

It's a year! One whole year this weekend since Dee, Jules and Pet sat in our mama’s garden and recorded the very first episode of…

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March 28, 2020

Ep 13 - We Run: TSL Meets... Black Girls Do Run UK

“An online community to encourage and inspire female runners of colour” In the month which hosted International Women’s Day we ar…

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Feb. 25, 2020

Ep 12 - We Run: TSL Meets... ERC!

For the first proper episode of 2020, The Start Line Girls kick off a series of episodes featuring diverse running crews who are …

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Jan. 1, 2020

Ep 11 - It's The End of the Year As We Know It!

For the last episode of 2019, The Start Line Girls finish with a look back at their best bits of the year. Reflecting on their fa…

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Dec. 5, 2019

Ep 10 - Who Do I Run To?

Episode 10 - Who Do I Run To? “Who can I run to To share this empty space? Who can I run to When I need love?” The Jones Girls Th…

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Oct. 27, 2019

Ep 9 - Remember to Remember - Run Free: 1619-2019

“The runaways are the silent heroes who created opportunities for future generations of people of colour, and it is important tha…

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Oct. 5, 2019

Ep 8 - Don't Let Health Get You Down

Most of the people of the time you run to get fit… to get healthy . But how do you cope, mentally and physically, when, after ach…

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Sept. 4, 2019

Ep 7 - It Just Gets Better With Time

For most of us, as we get older it gets harder and harder to keep fit. Gravity is against you, the pounds get harder and harder …

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Aug. 3, 2019

Ep 6 - Mans Don't Run

This may come as a shock to some of our listeners - but there is a sibling within The Start Line circle who DOES NOT RUN!!!! The …

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July 2, 2019

Ep 5 - But My Hair… (Yes, Black Girls DO Run!)

So you think black girls don’t run? Think again! There’s a common misconception that black girls don’t like running… maybe becau…

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June 8, 2019

Ep 4 - Bridges That We've Travelled

What do you do when pounding the same streets becomes a little… boring…? Well The Start Line Girls decided to combine running wi…

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May 25, 2019

Ep 3 - We Run... We Eat!

Episode 3 - We Run… We Eat! This episode is dedicated to our much loved and dearly missed Auntie Bev, who passed away on 19 May 2…

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May 12, 2019

Ep 2 - Ain't Got Time For Running

So how do you make time for running when you… simply don’t have the time? With so many competing demands on our time - work, kids…

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April 26, 2019

Ep 1 - The Start Line

Thought about running, but decided it wasn’t for you? Don’t feel like you’re fit enough or fast enough or just don’t think you lo…

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