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Runner's Luck: What's your lucky charm?

Since getting seriously into this running lark I’ve had some ups and downs.  I’m glad to say that at the moment I’m very much on the up.  221 more words


25th July 2014

On Sunday July 13th, I travelled down to Gateshead to take part in the Great North 10K, my second run for Mind.

I’ve had some ups and downs recently, and it’s reminded me why I’m doing this. 140 more words

Why I'm running a half marathon dressed as a black dog

There’s always been a plan. It may not seem that way – what with the disappearances, the hissy fits, and the dramatic decline in the quality of my blog posts – but there’s always been a plan. 978 more words

Mental Health

The Journey begins...

Hello World!

You catch me in the middle of my training for my first Half Marathon, The BUPA Great North Run 2014 on the 7th September, so far training is going well, notching up to 10 miles this weekend. 127 more words

Children With Cancer UK

Running a marathon - part 3 - The Secrets of Running

I’ve already discussed the first secret of running but as I run  further and further it seems I learn more.

So something I’ve covered before is the first secret of running. 488 more words

Mumbles About Life, The Universe And Everything

Eating On The Run

I’ve spent the Spring getting faster and running shorter races than I’m used to but it’s time to get back to endurance in preparation for my assault on the Great North Run in just 8 weeks time.  863 more words


Angels busy in Menston village; Menston Care Club looking for playworkers; silence from the Menston Community Association

Angels for Children is the name of a new charity being formed by Menston resident Beth Street whose next fundraising venture is an attempt at the… 506 more words