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The Finish Line.

It’s been nearly two months since my last blog post. Whoops. So, I’d better pick things up again with something good.

I’ve had a lot of time to think about things in general since my last post, as I’ve slipped into employment (part-time, but being in work 4 or 5 days a week nonetheless) and attempted to find some sort of comfort in ‘adult’ life (I’m still living at home, but eh. 769 more words

My Great South Run

Race No. 22 – Great South Run, 10 miles

It’s taken me a few weeks to write this blog post, because it’s taken a few weeks for the race to sink in, 3 days before the race I was convinced I wouldn’t make it to the start line after being taken ill at work and spending several hours at A&E… 1,334 more words

Races & Race Reviews

I run because...

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


One in a million

This September saw the 34th Great North Run take place in the North East of England.

This year over 57,000 people took part in the half marathon, but there was also another celebration going on. 158 more words

The Returnering

People of the world – we’re back! People of the world? Hello? Anyone? Bah, people of the moons of Jupiter, you’ll have to do instead. Yes, THE FITNESSING is back from the dead. 1,647 more words


Weekly Recap : Week 1/30 of my London Marathon training

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


There's no way you will do that!

It’s nearly my birthday (yaye) but as I was thinking about the usual birthday night at the Rugby (thanks Newcastle Falcons!) I had a though – it will be my 29th birthday – leaving one year till I turn 30! 386 more words

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