I took part in a community fundraising event this weekend.
It was a very “villagey” affair – a performance, on stage, of all of the contributed articles that make up our local Tipton Times bi-monthly newsletter. 381 more words
I have signed up to do the EMF Edinburgh Marathon in May 2015 which will satisfy the feeling in my gut that I should do one before I hit fifty. 631 more words
Running has not always been an important part of my life. My first race as an adult was the Great North Run in 2002. Some friends had run it the previous year and inspired me to take part – entering the race didn’t seem to be too much of a problem (unlike the ballot of today) and in the months before the race, I, like many other novice runners took to the road and built up some of the necessary miles to make the half marathon run bearable if nothing else. 319 more words