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The Chester Marathon Experience

This story starts at the end

I completed my first marathon on Sunday 4th October 2015 in 4:39:18, on a lovely sunny day in Chester. However, what I experienced at the end what was not what I expected.. 710 more words


Everyone was carbo-loading *rah*

The countdown is definitely on. As I write, my countdown timer is telling me I have 1 day 10 hours to go. The weeks of training are over and the carbo-loading phase has started. 143 more words

Marathon Training

2 weeks to go!! Last hard week 14th to 20th sep

90 mile week starting to taper down now.

My plan is to taper the miles but keep the sessions the same with a shorter tempo run and long run. 312 more words

Training 7th-13th of september 4 weeks to go

94 miles this week, it shudda wudda cudda been a 100 miler but i battled a cold for a few days and eventually rested a day, marathon feels really close now. 382 more words

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Week 9

A fairly easy running week, and too much food!  The kids were in Devon with family, who kindly looked after them for us, so we were able to have a few nights out.   398 more words

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Day 23

The plan has gone a little higglety pigglety lately.  As a result I am down 1 run.  This week I am planning to get it back! 437 more words