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One Step Forward…

I got some miles in this week – 65 of them, although my 20 mile run on Sunday morning didn’t go exactly as I wished. 584 more words

Under Pressure

There are six weeks and five days to go until I toe the line at the Chester Marathon wearing an England vest.  I am woefully under-prepared.  1,905 more words

Chester Marathon weeks 6 to 9 (and some of 10) / 18

When I started to write up my training for this autumn’s Chester Marathon I had intended jotting down my notes each week.  I hadn’t, however, intended on being quite so busy with various projects.   408 more words

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Chester Marathon week 5/18 - Yasso!

I came to this week with high expectations.  In many ways you have to when you are going further and harder than you have ever been before.  619 more words

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Bala Olympic triathlon training

There are now two months to go until the Bala Olympic triathlon and training so far is going well. Unlike previous big sporting challenges I haven’t been following a strict training plan but I have been running, swimming and cycling as regularly as possible. 596 more words

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Chester Marathon week 4/18 - Radcliffe 5K Trail Race

This has been a slightly odd week.  Or perhaps I’ve just been tired.  I’ll settle for tired. Really tired.  OK, that’s all the negativity out of the way.   430 more words

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Chester Marathon week 3/18 - Betting on Zero

The aim of this week was to continue to slightly increase the mileage.  It’s now been nine weeks of upping the running, and this week came in at just over 61 miles.   614 more words

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