Tags » Great North Run

6 days before GNR - Progress/Injuries Report....

Legs are getting there but are still a bit sore at times around the left ankle and left quads. The left calf seems OK now and my right leg is absolutely fine. 315 more words

Great North Run

In Training

 Six months ago, the only running I did was a kind of frenzied frailing attempt to get home after a night out. Now, with a half marathon looming round the corner, I almost can’t believe running hasn’t been part of my everyday routine for longer. 412 more words

Column

August - Part 2

So, August has passed, my first month in this battle and its safe to say I haven’t won.  Finding out from the hospital that they can find no known reason for the pain under my ribs but what do you know the pain persists.   316 more words

Colitis

Great North Run essentials from Runners Need

With the Great North Run a mere 10 days away I’m beginning to feel a little envious of those competing at this year’s event (I’m sure I’ll change my tune when I see those grimacing faces on 11th mile slog up Prince Edward Rd). 462 more words

Clothes

Tit Disabled

Everything seems to be moving so fast in terms of dealing with the breast cancer, it’s enough to make anyone’s head spin.

On Wednesday, I went along to my first and what will be many visits to the Royal Marsden Hospital, a leading hospital in the world for cancer treatment and research. 330 more words

And still the legs are broken :oops:

It’s now been 15 days since my last proper training run which was only an 8 mile run. My legs, ankles etc are still not right which is really concerning me. 85 more words

Great North Run