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The Launch of Running Man

This is the moment I publicly declare my intention to run the 2017 Brighton Marathon. It follows my success in completing the Leicester Half-Marathon at the weekend. 231 more words


How to run a marathon - the 5 things you need to know

It’s funny how quickly things change. Since I started training for and running marathons, I have become convinced that really, anyone can run a marathon, and yet I know that 3 years ago I was expressing so many doubts. 1,147 more words


Some big goals 

A month or so ago I signed up to this:

My first 50 miler. Some background – I started running almost five years ago now but not seriously until I went out to Ireland to work 3 years ago, and with nothing to do and knowing nobody, bought a new pair of trainers and started running (and blogging!) 394 more words


Marathon Training- 2

This week I begin week 4 of my training plan! The Nike+ Run Club app has been such a great tool to keep me on track and focused. 334 more words

Compare and despair.

Compare and despair. Good phrase, that. Got my therapist to thank for that one.

Over the past couple of years I’ve surrounded myself with people who share my love for sport and fitness, both on social media and more recently, in real life. 634 more words

Health & Fitness

Marathon Training- 1

Its time I updated you on my marathon training…

I started running in April this year to firstly try to build up my endurance. It’s safe to say I was reasonably unfit and found even the shortest of runs a challenge! 297 more words

Peppa Pig Is Faster Then Me!

I really should get into the habit of writing these more! So, the last time I blogged I mentioned that I had tonsillitis 11 days before the Brighton Marathon. 481 more words