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SPRING at last! Running, Racing and Sunday things.

I don’t know about you, but I was literally counting down the days until spring. We had a very particularly dreary winter here in The Great Pacific Northwest and I was OVER it. 565 more words


Life is on the up

This week was the Running Club AGM. I wasn’t going to go as not feeling very social but an email came out saying they were voting on a new committee and there were more volunteers than posts, so thought best I go along to place my vote, never one to shy away from voting after all is that not what the suffragettes fought for!? 365 more words


Spring has sprung so keep young!

I just enjoy saying and thinking it. After a seemingly endless winter its here … I swear it this time!

A quick 5 miler but done at a quicker pace – Nobody shout at me I’m doing this properly and keeping an eye on impact stress – its all about quick and light feet not overstriding and causing a braking effect. 117 more words


Yarrabilba & Ceder Creek Trails

These trails are slightly different from trails around my house.   Sandy and rocky with some magical views of the bush.

Yarrabilba is an aborignal word for place of song.


On Top of the Mountain

Mission accomplished!  I completed the 30 day challenge in 28 days.  I am happy I started something like this.  It was great training and I learned a lot. 486 more words

20 Miler on the Appalachian Trail

It was a hazy, humid, and surprisingly warmer day.  The weather report said 64 degrees and thunderstorms around 1:00, so I wanted to start early and get this run in.   617 more words

URE Marathon. Spoiler alert: I won!

I WON A RACE! First female! Woo hooooo! The end.

OK, two weeks later I am still SO! EXCITED! Because I’ve never won a race before! 1,597 more words