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The Instant Camaraderie of Runners

I know you’ve all watched it by now. Or if you’re like me, you’ve watched it about 40 times. The moment Swansea Harriers’ Matt Rees stopped 200m from the end of the London Marathon to help David Wyeth from Chorlton Runners reach the finish line. 581 more words

Virgin Money London Marathon 2017 - the One I ran for NSPCC

The idea of running London Marathon has always been a dream, but getting a ballot place is almost impossible. This year I have decided to join the Salesforce marathon team and run for NSPCC. 503 more words


The London Marathon

It has taken me days to finally be able to sit down and put my London Marathon experience into words. I have never experienced child birth myself, but I can only imagine this is how marathon training and the day itself compares. 1,664 more words


Something For The Weekend - London Marathon Special

It’s nice to listen to music to get us ready for a run or to keep us going during a run so I thought it would be good to share some tunes that we can add to our playlist, maybe songs by artists we wouldn’t normally listen to or simply tunes we’d forgotten about. 251 more words


Vitality North London Half Marathon - Last Big Race Before London Marathon

Vitality North London Half Marathon – was my last big race in preparation for London Marathon I am running and fundraising for NSPCC – a children’s charity fighting to end child abuse ( 267 more words


London Marathon - 68 Days to go...

Time seems to be slipping through my fingers at this point and although I am now up to 12 miles, it has not been easy.  I am still running 3 times a week.  555 more words


Lemsips and Race Disasters...

I’m sitting here in bed with a pile of soggy, discarded tissues to my left, and an empty paracetamol packet balancing perilously next to the remnants of a cup of tea and half a slice of sad old toast. 1,214 more words