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It’s no secret that my first marathon was awful. Every thing that could go wrong, did. I hadn’t trained properly due to injury and grief, and I was woefully under prepared both mentally and physically to tackle the distance.Blisters, chafing, tears, you name it, I encountered it on the 13.1 mile course. 581 more words
Well take that bucket list and cross another thing off. A hot, hilly and simply awesome half marathon, the Great North Run. All the excitement of the worlds biggest road race, the buzz of all the TV coverage and celebrity runners, it’s just like London but without the distance. 1,336 more words
I did it! I took part in the world’s biggest half marathon, raising money for Action for Children.
It was a fantastic day. The atmosphere was amazing, with thousands of people running for charity or in memory of loved ones. 1,080 more words