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Latest Marathon Training (20 weeks to go)

I haven’t done a long run (I class anything over 10km as long) since the Great South Run – instead I’ve been concentrating on increasing my speed (from “snail” to “tortoise”) and feeling comfortable over short distances.  529 more words


My First Spin Class

As you know, I’ve been training to run a marathon. It’s not until April, which is still absolutely yonks away, but eternally early to everything, I’ve already started working hard to get to a place where I might actually complete a marathon in a decent time. 698 more words


Day 12 - September 25 2017

After a lazy start to the morning resulted in me hitting snooze and not getting out this morning, we’re back with a bang this evening with our longest little run yet. 136 more words

Day 10 - September 23 2017

A change of scenery on a sunny Saturday as I shake off the fact that I really can’t be bothered and head out around the country lanes of Botley (just outside Southampton for those of us who are geographically challenged). 104 more words

Day 9 - September 22 2017

Day 9 is a Friday and what better way to celebrate than going out jogging before work? Right??

Same again today as I head down to the Marina, working on the conditioning so keeping the 3 1/2 to 1 1/2 minute ratio at the moment. 67 more words

Day 8 - September 21 2017

Been a bit lax on this so uploading days in bulk here.

Rest day today, one love.

Just Giving

Total: 8.5 miles

Day 7 - September 20 2017

Back at it again this morning.

Winter is coming, most definitely. It’s dark this morning as I’m out hitting the pavement.

Taking it up a little today. 81 more words