The Marathon des Sables, or ‘MdS’ is known as ‘the toughest foot race on earth’. Craig trained over 12 months with the help of UK […]

Marathon des Sables – Craig

Some of the Art Of Your Success product range
The story of Art Of Your Success The girl behind the bib I’m Sarah, an artist and an athlete. I make inspiring and stylish stationery […]

It’s all about the bib

Ben and Ian swam from Asia to Europe. Definitely one to remember, so Ben decided to give Ian a painting to capture the memories. I […]

Bosphorus Swim – Ian

Cate and Russ wanted a painting that would remind them of their fantastic week spent cycling round Provence. They clocked up a lot of miles, […]

Bike trip – Cate & Russ

Peter’s wife asked me to paint a picture for him. They had run a challenging wilderness race in the US. She wanted reference to the […]

25 km hilly trail race – Peter

It’s our first Art Of Your Success wedding! Sophie and Will are members of the same running club, and met while they were both training […]


  This painting celebrates a lot more than Alex’s first 100 mile bike ride (‘century’ in cycling lingo).   His first ride was 2 miles less […]

100 mile cycle – Alex and Rob

Paris Marathon painting
This was Travis’ first marathon. He made it to the finish line in under 4.30 despite a foot injury. For his painting I took inspiration […]

Paris Marathon – Travis

Tom Williams and Martin Yelling created and host the weekly podcast for runners “Marathon Talk”.  If you don’t already listen, do download it/ subscribe on […]

Magic Mile – Tom

For only his second attempt at the marathon distance, Howard knocked very nearly 10 minutes off his debut (that’s 20 seconds per mile, for those […]

Malaga Marathon – Howard

‘Wow’ I think we’d all say – you’ve done the Marathon des Sables!  At the equivalent of five and a half marathons in five or […]

Marathon des Sables – Rory

James and friends made the arduous swim of 35 miles across the Channel as a relay team.  James’ girlfriend rightly wanted to celebrate this endurance […]

Channel Swim – James

Cate loves running and has notched up lots of speedy times.  Her boyfriend wanted to give her an Art Of Your Success painting to celebrate […]

London Marathon – Cate

This was Howard’s first marathon.  Not only was he taking on the distance for the first time, but raising money for the Alzheimer’s Society too.  […]

Berlin Marathon – Howard

Russ’ girlfriend Cate is a keen runner. She was entered into the Robin Hood half marathon, and encouraged Russ to enter as his first half […]

Robin Hood Half Marathon – Russ

As you can see from this time, Lawrence is an extremely fast runner (aided by tips from Sarah)! He didn’t have ideas about what he […]

London Marathon – Lawrence

Max wanted to include the cheers he’d heard from the Spanish crowd (“venga, aupa, animo”). I wove these into the race logo (bottom left). He […]

San Sebastian Marathon – Max