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  • Justin Arnold, the running Stormtrooper at the Hull 10k, 2015

    Hull 10k – 2015

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    As a result of the interruption to my training earlier this year, the Hull 10k ended up being the first official charity race of 2015. I took part in this on Sunday 14th June, and was, once again, able to walk to the start line …

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    First Costume Run of 2015

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    Last year I wore one of the fabulous stormtrooper costumes produced by Andrew Ainsworth at Shepperton Studios. He’s the guy who, back in 1976, designed and manufactured the original stormtrooper costumes for the Star Wars films. My costume was made using the same moulds, and …

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    Never Mind The Midi-Chlorians…

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    Throughout the whole of 2014 I achieved what many said was either impossible, or highly inadvisable. I ran the best part of 1,000km dressed in an extremely heavy and restrictive costume, and raised both many smiles and many pounds along the way. As I’d entered …

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    Kidscape Case Study

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    Right from the start of this challenge I have been formally associated with Kidscape, helping to raise money for them, and awareness of what they do. But in turn, Kidscape have been incredibly supportive of me, offering advice, helping to arrange interviews and opportunities, providing …

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    Great South Run 2014

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    This was my second time completing the 10 mile route through Portsmouth which is the Great South Run, although my first time as a stormtrooper! I loved it – it’s one of my favourite runs, and as ever, the support was incredible. An extra boost …

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    The Great South Mini Run

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    I am an extremely proud father. At 8 years old, Jack took part in the Great South Mini Run, a distance of 1.5 km, and ran the entire distance wearing an extremely cumbersome and challenging Darth Vader costume. Given that it was Jack’s obsession with …

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    Darth Vader Joins The Team

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    Way back in 2013 when I decided to compete in a large number of long distance races in fancy dress to raise money for Kidscape I asked my son, Jack, for his thoughts on a possible costume. It was his obsession with Star Wars which …

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    Hull Parkrun

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    In view of the fact that I was unable to compete in the Bournemouth Marathon this year, I decided to take part in my very first Parkrun on Saturday 4th October in Hull. Parkrun is a fantastic opportunity for anyone at all to compete in …

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    Injured Trooper

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    Unfortunately almost every runner has suffered from some type of injury at some point, and although I’m a big strong Imperial Stormtrooper sometimes things happen which cause problems with running. At the start of September I had a knee injury which meant that I had …

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    York 10k

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    York – one of my favourite cities. I was looking forward to this run especially, although the incredible heat was once again a real challenge. Fortunately the support from everyone was amazing. Both the crowds lining the streets and fellow runners were all very helpful …

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