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Building up to a half marathon after rupturing your Achilles.

In five weeks I will be doing the Brighton Half Marathon. This will be my first half since rupturing my Achilles in June 2015, almost three years ago. 525 more words


Sugars Siren Call

Mind and body are closely intertwined. The body often follows the mind, and body can lead the mind into completely new directions.

My recent mental health issues slowly began to possess my body. 509 more words

Here's Why We Use Quotes When We Say "Friends"

So I ran with some of my amazing “friends” this morning. We use quotes when referring to them because sometimes they say mean things like, “Hey! 570 more words


Running injuries - a mental battle..

Injuries have always been a part of my running, if you were to play a game of running ailments bingo I’d be close to a full set – shin splits, planter fasciitis, Achilles tendinopathy and the latest ailment a ‘dodgy’ right knee – that though does not make the rehab and recovery any less of a challenge mentally. 910 more words

Warmer...warmer...GOMeb Razor 2

What’s up jerks!

We’re out of the woods here in the ATX. Temperatures have climbed above freezing, which means that you can buy bread and water and shit at the IGA.1 If you’re not familiar with Austin, it’s the capitol city, smack dab in the center of the state that, for all intents and purposes, completely loses its marbles as soon as it gets below, like 60. 1,020 more words

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Unplanned rest week

Right. This was never on my radar. Snow and ice like I’ve never had to deal with as a runner.

So with that in mind I took a week off from any cardio. 92 more words