Like the Wind #38
200 x 255 mm, 132 pages
Editor: Simon Freeman
Co-editor: Imogen Lees
Creative director: Julie Freeman Kummer
Co-creative director and designer: Alex Murphy
'Running stories from around the world'
Like the Wind brings together stories for, by, and about people who run. This isn't a magazine about how to run — but why. The perfect place for those looking for running community and/or inspiration to lace up their shoes and get outside — whether for the first time or just the first time in a wee while...
For issue 38, editor Simon Freeman asks: Is the joy in the work? Or the reward? As the team launch their sister publication Like the Wind Japan and begin to work on their 10th anniversary issue (due in 2024), the parallels between running (particularly when there's a race on the horizon) and publishing an independent magazine align themselves neatly. Plus, the usual selection of personal running stories and coverage from around the world.
On the Journal: It’s this one thing
'I’d say I’ve ‘been a runner’ since I moved to London a little over five years ago. I’d tried it before then—for a few months while living in Edinburgh and again while I lived in Sheffield, but it never stuck. I struggled to push through to the to the fabled ‘other side’ (translation: to stick with it long enough that my body grew strong enough for me to be able to enjoy it). So what changed? Well, I finally found community...' READ MORE