Return from Rio - Open as usual
Pleased to report that Faye McClelland had a fantastic race in Rio and finished in 4th place. She gave her all and just couldn't quite close the gap for the bronze. Another local athlete, Joe Townsend (pictured below), also gave absolutely everything in the triathlon and finished 6th.
Tempo is a specialist running shop in Eastbourne, East Sussex. Customers will be met first and foremost by running enthusiasts. Customers can receive free video gait analysis using our slow motion analysis software. Our experts will then select a range of shoes based on the findings of the gait analysis and by also establishing the needs of the customer. The shoes can then be tested out using the in-store treadmill. We can also provide advice on; training programs, running drills and strengthening exercises.
Wes Mechen and Faye McClelland opened the shop in January 2014 and have gone onto start the Tempo Tri club in Eastboune. Wes has enjoyed running from a young age and favours the half marathon distance. In 2015, Wes was selected for the GB middle distance age group triathlon squad and finished 14th. Wes also combines managing the shop with lecturing at Sussex Downs College.
Faye McClelland is an athlete with a wealth of international experience and success. Faye is the four time world champion in paratriathlon and has also been selected for the 2016 GB squad at the Paralympics in Rio. Faye has also managed to use what spare time she has to become a qualified physio.
FREE Tuesday Tempo shop run session
Every Tuesday, the Tempo run shop hold a FREE run session which starts at the Wish Tower car park at 6:30pm. Runners of all abilities and experience are welcome and the session can be adapted to meet individual needs. The sessions are varied each week and mostly always there is cake at the end... well we all need a reward! The run session is held in conjunction with the Tri Tempo club, for more info on the triathlon club, please click here.