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My 2016 running review

Generally I get to this point in the year and go back to the posts I wrote in January to assess whether I met the targets I had set for the year. 317 more words


When A Bad Run Becomes A Good Run 

There is no such thing as a bad run. The only way a run can become a bad one is if you don’t learn from it. 590 more words


South Coast Path Run

I like listening to the Marathon Talk podcast. I think the idea is that you listen to it on your long run, but I go ‘pah!’ to that and listen to it on the turbo trainer, get me! 545 more words


Why I love running

On a run yesterday morning, I started thinking and reminded myself of why I love running and so I thought I’d share them with you. It occurred to me that we can get busy with our training, become focused on the pace, times and other stuff that it can be easy to forget why we love it. 628 more words


This week’s running – 2nd to 8th of May 2016

One lap of the Brueton Parkrun route thrown in for good measure

Mid-week racing, Parkrun record breaking and marathon planning this week.

DK10K 2016 review… 827 more words
This Week

Glasgow parkrun smash up

An early start yesterday morning for our first running challenge in a while. 5am alarms as The Boy and I headed out to attempt all four Glasgow parkruns in one go. 1,877 more words



For regular readers of this blog, you will know I am a fan of Tribesports kit. Last year, they generously donated a £50 voucher for me to raffle, to help raise funds for… 214 more words