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Stuff I Used To Do But Don’t Do Anymore (Or How I’ve Become A Less Interesting Person Over Time): Part 2 – I Just Kept On Running (Or I Did For A While And Then Gave Up…)

Part 2 of my confessional about how I’ve become a less interesting person over the years and it is time to focus on a perennial lie on my CV – the claim that I enjoy long distance running. 3,643 more words


Preparing for London and Avoiding Fake Injuries

by Paul Thompson

Back in January I was in Boulder CO.. I was there to plan and kick start my 2017 campaign. I landed at Denver International Airport (DIA) late morning. 624 more words


Oh hi...

The last time I posted, it was December and I was preparing for a big move from New England to Atlanta. Well, now it’s February, and my husband and I have pretty nicely settled into our new neighborhood. 205 more words

Racing And Training

26th February Training Run

Today has been freezing cold, windy, and full of driving rain.  So what more would you want to do with your day than run 10km? 65 more words


No more excuses

Run. There will always be work, washing, challenges so don’t let them get in the way.

Do what you love. What makes you feel alive. Wake up earlier, do it at a different time. 25 more words


Not so Fun-draising - Training for the London Marathon

I feel like I haven’t got much to write about this week considering I haven’t been able to do a long run as my weekend was fully booked and my physic cancelled on me so now I’ll be cutting things fine with an appointment a week before the marathon! 190 more words

For Thought


I HATED swimming when I was growing up. If you have severe asthma the pool is NOT your friend. Doctors forced you to go to improve but often the chlorine and the anxiety would make everything worse. 842 more words