It will be full of stories about running; essays, poems, book excerpts, interviews, photographs, illustrations, cartoons.
The magazine will launch in February 2014 with a big launch party and is available for pre-sale in the shop below - whether as a solo copy of the magazine or as one of our special packages. All packages can be bought as gift vouchers, which can be downloaded here and printed in time for Christmas.
Like the Wind magazine is a collection of stories about running, from the track, trail and road. There are personal anecdotes, inspirational tales and wonderful pictures, all designed to inspire and delight
Launched in February 2014, Like the Wind magazine is printed on responsibly sourced paper certified by the Forest Stewardship Council, so that it is as sustainable as it is beautiful. With a wonderful weight, this magazine looks and feels fantastic and is a real treat to read and collect.
Like the Wind is a personal project brought to you by freestak, a social media and marketing agency for running and endurance sports brands. The freestak team are all passionate about running, endurance sports and the great outdoors. The idea for Like the Wind came from a desire to be motivated by other runners’ stories. The founders of freestak were particularly inspired by magazines from other sports, especially cycling and mountaineering, where the emphasis was on the spirit of the sport rather than the technical elements. We take our hats off to The Ride Journal, Rouleur, Single Track and Alpinist magazines amongst others.
Like the Wind magazine is a not-for-profit enterprise. Any money that is left after we have paid for the production and distribution of the magazine will be given to charities nominated by the contributors. Many thanks to all of our contributors who have offered their creativity and time for free.
We would like to welcome all runners to your magazine. Please support us so that we can inspire as many people as possible. Be a reader. Buy a copy as a present. And be a contributor. Happy running, everyone.
Show your support for the magazine or give the ideal gift for the runner in your life. You will receive:
There are a limited number of Launch Packages available so buy soon to avoid disappointment.
This limited issue package gives you
Available Qty: 12
A copy of Like the Wind, full of stories about running and then share the love with six beautiful postcards depicting images and words from the magazine. You will receive:
This is a great way to enjoy the magazine and tell friends and family. Or you could keep the postcards to yourself. We wouldn't blame you.
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In Like the Wind, you will find the finest words and visuals telling stories about running, from runners of all types.
Beautifully printed, using vegetable inks, on uncoated 100% recycled paper, it is as good for the environment as it is for your running mojo.
The magazine will be shipped from 5 February 2014 and there will be a limited number printed so when they are gone, they're gone.
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