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The Tricks My Mind Plays When I Think About Running.

In exactly two weeks time tonight I will probably be asleep.  Or I will slumped over, dribbling beer out of my nostrils, as I have lost control of all my bodily functions. 977 more words

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My Road to the London Marathon

After my first run home I fell in love with running. The more I did it the more I enjoyed. I did think one day I may be able to run a marathon. 798 more words


Marathon Training - Is It Fair to Your Family?

By Hilary Jones

Spring has sprung, the evenings are getting lighter, the daffodils are blooming and marathon season is upon us.  And although there are marathons other than London, it is probably this latter event which has resulted in you seeming to see runners everywhere at the moment.    743 more words


London - The Mid Term Report

Progress is slow.  At the moment I am slower than planned, fatter than planned, and not getting as far as planned.

And I am OK with that. 937 more words

Ironman Austria


I went for a run on Thursday. It was bloody hard work. Stomach jumping up and down, unsure whether I would have to dash home at any moment, I managed to get through 5 tough miles. 692 more words


Future-proofing: my mini-goals pre- and post- Marathon des Sables

By now it should be clear that #mygoal is to completed the crazy race across the sands. I’ve done the rehearsal run, seen the podiatrist and my physio and come up with a plan for the final six weeks of this epic journey. 662 more words


Week Six Runmoore Plan

Sunday 15 February 2015

“If you can believe it, the mind can achieve it.”
– Ronnie Lott

There’s no denying I’ve had a tough week due to my injury. 665 more words

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