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Are You Really Going Out In That?

Running isn’t for everyone. But if it’s your thing – if you are used to just popping out and running fairly good distances – and then suddenly you can’t anymore… well, it’s hard to explain how that feels… 456 more words

Mid-life Crisis

Brighton Marathon - Race Day

It’s been a while since I posted here. I wonder how many times I’ve written that before. I’m making no promises. I won’t say I will start posting again regularly and I won’t say I’ll be back soon. 1,270 more words


Two marathons in six weeks...

This is how my 2016 started, or at least the training part was anyway. “Why two?” I hear you ask. Well a couple of reasons really… 419 more words

Edinburgh Marathon

My Comfort Zone Challenge: Brighton Marathon

Brighton Marathon

Things I knew in my head before the marathon:
– I would finish
– It wouldn’t be easy
– The crowd would be helpful… 858 more words

Life Begins At The End Of Your Comfort Zone

Three Forts Challenge - 1st May 2016

Most of my training for this year’s Brighton marathon was off-road, up on the South Downs. It’s my favourite place to run now – far more relaxing than the roads and it has really helped my endurance. 211 more words


So, I’m finally getting round to writing this, two weeks after the big day but – I ran Brighton marathon and I managed the never thought possible a year ago time of… SUB 4 HOURS! 1,437 more words


#7 - anonymous generosity

People’s generosity amazes me.

Only a week since I signed up; just under a year until I run Brighton marathon. I already have two donations. … 27 more words

Half Marathon