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Running Like a Child and Weeing Down Hill - Discovering My Love of the Trails!

Like many women of a certain age with responsibilities at home, running has become an essential part of my life – some much needed ‘me time’ and fresh air coupled with a sense of accomplishment, as well as a way to connect with others doing the same, having a laugh and generally keeping sane! 859 more words

Trail Running: The Best Race I Never Ran

I ran a 25k (15.53 mile) trail race last weekend, one of my favorite races of the year. I look forward to running it every January. 1,055 more words

Back in training for the Man vs Horse Marathon

Post injury and a devastating end to 2017, when my dear Dad died suddenly at the age of just 69, I’ve thrown myself back into my training with the aim of completing the mid-Wales Man vs Horse event on 9 June in his memory. 31 more words


Phunt 50K 2018 - Race Report - a 50K Phunt Phinisher

A Little Background

The Phunt 50k (and 25K) Trail Race has the type of cult-like following most race directors could only dream of having for their races. 2,859 more words

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Running around Cape Town

It’s no secret Tom and I like an ‘active holiday’, so when we wanted some warm weather holiday running to get us away from a cold and dreary UK winter, Cape Town at Christmas seemed like the perfect choice. 485 more words


Two Bays 2018: can a trail mend me?

If I had tried to write this blog a few days ago.  Well.  Suffice it to say that when everyone else is annoying, it really is nothing to do with… 2,458 more words

Trail Running

UTMB 2018 - Time to train!

After the disappointment of missing out on a place through the lottery last year for a place in UTMB, I was over the moon last week when I learned that I’ve been successful this year. 372 more words

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