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This is a bit of ‘special edition’ post, as its links to running are perhaps marginally tedious – but bear with me and it’ll link up in some way. 437 more words

The past three months in one post

It’s been a few months since I last blogged which is bad even by my standards. There’s a few reasons why; we’ve moved house, work has been busy, my laptop is on it’s last legs etc. 593 more words


The lessons of the marathon

I’m in Dublin at the moment and saw a sign saying it’s the Dublin marathon this weekend. I got really excited seeing it and really wished I was doing it. 841 more words


Chester Marathon review - 1st October 2016

It’s been a while since I’ve sat down to write a blog post.

Since January my life has been consumed by the journey to Chester Marathon and on Sunday 1st October I completed it for the third time. 1,235 more words


Chester Marathon (02/10/2016)

September carried on in a similar fashion to August as far as training goes, though I was certainly hoping for some considerable improvement after my run at Lake Vyrnwy. 1,192 more words


The Chester marathon

It was the big day last Sunday. A beautiful crisp October morning, mist across the gorgeous race course, stunning blue sky and not a hint of a breeze. 860 more words


Chester Marathon 2015

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

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