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My Workout

I ran with MapMyWalk! Distance: 2.81km, time: 20:29, pace: 7:17min/km, speed: 8.24km/h.

And to think I almost didn’t go today! That felt amazing. Had a 1 min walking break at 1.81km but apart from that I ran the whole thing. I’m so happy!


The One Where I Reminisce Before London ...

As I approach the final few days before the London Marathon, my mind has been busy. A lot of my thoughts have involved complex toilet calculations, last minute spray tan appointments and a crippling fear of looking fat in photographs and not being able to untag them on Facebook before everyone on my friend list has seen them. 507 more words

HG Running

Train. Run. Repeat… Get Marathon-Ready in 2014

Tuesday 8th April 2014

Few things are more inspiring than watching thousands of dedicated athletes determined to complete the seemingly impossible feat of running 26 miles in one fell swoop. 775 more words


SC-2: Back in the Routine

Name: Simon Cook Age: 22 Height: 6’0 Weight: 14st 6lbs
Running Ability: Amateur. Run on a fairly regular basis but with no real structure. 737 more words

GNR 2014

Local fundraiser runs for Children’s Hospice #hospicerunners

This September a local man will be joining over 55,000 runners on start line at the world’s biggest half marathon and he will be running in aid of Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice. 551 more words

Press Releases

Running company #2

Here’s a picture of me and my Bro following our run today. He goes home this afternoon and I probably won’t see him for a month or two but he’ll be my inspiration to run faster and further after his awesome pace setting today! 12 more words


Running company

Hi guys.

I went on a run with my brother today and it was great. He’s visiting me for tonight and tomorrow and it was just so lovely to have the company. 118 more words