A little over 3 years ago, I was an overweight 20 year old who had just finished the first year of her degree in photography. And now? 672 more words
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This week has been full of so many highs,
Finding out two of my running buddies also received places in this years London Marathon, I have a group of friends from across the country that meet a couple of times a year to eat, drink and run, this year Lynsey, Lois & I were the VLM cheering squad for our friends Cazz, Jemma and Laura who were running, we almost covered a marathon walking across London that day as the queues for the tubes were crazy, even spectating we were tired but still we cheered every runner as they passed & when we saw one of our girls, there were jumps, screams, hugs, tears, it all got a little crazy… 314 more words
This is a video I put together which summarises the challenges, the charities I fundraised for and how much in total I raised.
It also importantly highlights the fact that I would never have been able to do any of this without the support of my amazing wife Angela – The nights and weekends of not having me there with our 2 year old whilst I was off training or competing – She has been an absolute rock! 2,822 more words
I’m on the start line, feel ok but whatever happens I’m running for the National Autistic Society today in the Great North Run. 6000 fellow runners, yes I’m nervous but I’m ready come on let’s go (never had any patience). 12 more words