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One runner, one goal.... Mission A is on!

So, having failed to get into the London marathon for the third year in a row, I’ve decided that the only way I’m ever going to get a place is to pull my finger out and run a good for age time. 471 more words


London Marathon Rejection

This week, the London Marathon sent out its rejection magazines and sadly one fell through my letter box.

I was expecting them to arrive like everyone else and was remaining optimistic. 679 more words

Drastic perhaps, but the gamble has paid off

12 months ago today, according to Facebook Memories, I decided to go ahead and take the plunge.

Signing up for a marathon for the first time. 104 more words

Like a Virgin (London Marathon runner)

Good news in the post this afternoon, confirmation that a place in the 2017 London Marathon is mine.

Not unexpected this given that, unlike several thousand unfortunate others, I’ve managed to bypass the dreaded ballot process. 164 more words

Race Review: Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh Marathon

… a member’s personal view

(A huge thank you to our lovely Chairman, Ian Watson, for writing this review! -Nikki)

At last year’s Quiz/Bake-Off night, I was the lucky person whose name was drawn out of the hat (to the predictable chorus of “Fix! 1,359 more words

Race Reports

My new blog

Thank you for taking the time to visit my site. This is something that I’ve been meaning to do for a while and I am excited to share my experiences in a little bit more detail with you. 341 more words

Edinburgh Marathon

running in EDINBURGH

So I’ve been on a little blogging hiatus for the past couple of weeks because I’ve been being a busy bee in the real world, including completing my uni degree (!), running a half marathon and running off to Greece for some sunshine. 378 more words