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Chester Marathon & Others (04/10/2015)

After a busy Summer of changing jobs, taking on a role as Manager at Up & Running in their new store in Clitheroe, I got some frequent racing in, though with mixed success. 1,123 more words



This is a very late post, as time seems to have accelerated wildly since I ran the marathon. Sorry!

The title of this post says it all really, but yes, on the 4th October I completed the 2015 Chester Marathon. 538 more words

Marathon Training

Chester Marathon


After a summer of running around and up and down mountains in the Alps I got home and decided to look for an autumn marathon to run. 913 more words


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