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NDW 50 Race Report

It’s been a while but my sub three adventures continue. It’s been a good year of progress and whilst I’ve been focusing on distance (50 miles to be exact) rather than speed, I’ve still had a 3:11 marathon at the Thames Meander and came 8th at the hilly Ashford marathon in 3:25. 1,039 more words


10th May 2015: Otford circular

We had unexpectedly lovely weather and sunshine last Sunday, which caught us out as most of us had boots and unnecessary warm clothes.  The bluebells were out in force all through the woods on the North Downs Way and beyond – solid blocks of purple/blue with the sun lighting up their colour and the green of the leaves on the trees. 109 more words


Pilgrim Challenge - Round Two

Day 1 – Farnham to Merstham

January arrived and the Pilgrim Challenge was just around the corner. Training had gone quite well until the last few weeks before. 2,215 more words

Race Report

North Downs Way: Canterbury-Dover

My feet are still feeling a little worse for wear after my weekend mini adventure! I left London at 5am on Saturday and headed to a little English village called Charing. 90 more words


Runaway bridezilla

Oh no. I’ve become what I always insisted I would never be. I’ve become a bridezilla.

I can’t stop talking about it; even when I try to change the subject, inevitably the discussion swerves back in that direction. 927 more words


North Downs Way - Day 5

I am currently sitting on a train from Stood to Lewisham. Cuxton is a very small station I discovered when I ended my today’s walking there. 328 more words


North Downs Way - Day 4

So today was Oxted to Otford both in my plan and in what I actually walked.

It went from two extremes with the distance from my transport stop and the North Downs Way path today at the start I had to walk for what seemed like ages…. 444 more words