Season 1

Sept. 24, 2022

Ep 36 - And We're Back!

After an unannounced summer hiatus, The Start Line Girls are back! Join us as we recap on what we got up to this summer, get the …

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April 28, 2022

Ep 35 - Real Wins With Michelle Moore

The Start Line Girls have an extra special treat lined up for their 3rd anniversary edition, as they are joined by their good fr…

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April 9, 2022

Ep 34 - Celebrating Women on The Start Line

Celebrating International Women's Day and Women's History Month, The Start Line Girls take a look back in the archives to their f…

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Feb. 28, 2022

Ep 33 - Marcus Runs

The Start Line Girls are back with episode 33, the last in the series of the 'Behind the Podcast' episodes. This month, our spec…

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Jan. 29, 2022

Ep 32 - She Went For A Run

The Start Line Girls are back for 2022 and in this episode they look back to their favourite running moments of 2021, discuss the…

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Sept. 25, 2021

Ep 30 - TSL Goes Behind The Wheel

The Start Line Girls dedicate this episode to our beautiful, funny, caring, special friend and loved one David Ajilore who passed…

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July 31, 2021

Ep 29 - Blazing Trails (Part 2): with Black Trail Runners

In part 2 of the Blazing Trails series, The Start Line Girls are joined by Sabrina Pace-Humphries and Sonny Peart, co-founders of…

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July 14, 2021

Ep 28 - Going Behind The Podcast with India and Tommy from The Run Du…

The Start Line Girls return with the second instalment of their Behind the Podcast sessions. This month we interview India Cook…

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June 27, 2021

Ep 27: Blazing Trails (Part 1): with Danny Stokes and Trail Fam

Danny Stokes is a father of two from Basildon, Essex and a teacher and head of house at Mulberry Academy, Shoreditch in East Lond…

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June 16, 2021

Ep 26: Going Behind the Podcast with Pilar Arthur-Snead from The Last…

The Start Line Girls have got some bonus treats in store for you starting this month, as we kick off our Going Behind The Podcast…

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May 30, 2021

Ep 25 - Running For Justice with @deoruns_381

In the week that marked one year since the killing of George Floyd, the Start Line Girls were absolutely honoured to speak to Deo…

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May 9, 2021

Ep 24 - And We're Two!

The Start Line is celebrating 2 years, 24 episodes (well, 25 including the bonus TSL In The Round special ep...) and almost 4.5k …

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Feb. 19, 2021

Ep 22: World Cancer Day: Steph’s Story

On 4th February 2021, we ‘celebrated’ World Cancer Day. Cancer had never been a feature in our family, up until 2019, when it eru…

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Jan. 12, 2021

Ep 21: Goodbye 2020! Hello 2021!

Goodbye 2020! Hello 2021! Wow! What a year!!!! Bushfires, Kobe, Covid, BLM, Trump overthrown, inequalities highlighted…...No one …

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Dec. 3, 2020

It's Black Friday! | Part 2

It's Part 2 of our specials celebrating black businesses to reclaim Black Friday and celebrate #BlackPoundDay in the UK which is …

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Oct. 30, 2020

Ep 18 - BHM 2020 - Has There EVER Been Another Like It?!

With the coronavirus rampaging across the world, various protests against racial injustices with the Black Lives Matter movement,…

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Sept. 28, 2020

Ep 17 - It's All About The Race!

We’ve been on a lil' hiatus but The Start Line Girls are back with a special edition to kick off the start of Black History Month…

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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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