Category: Running

  • R.E.D January 2018!

    This was a truly fantastic challenge which pushed me to the limits both physically and psychologically. The challenge was to run every single day in January, the limits were not set but I did give myself them. I had to run at least 1 mile each day, mainly due to time restrictions so that I […]

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  • London Marathon 2018

    That’s right something totally crazy happened and I somehow got into the London Marathon again via the ballot! After completing my first marathon in 2016 which was London I will be back again for 2018. Might have been a little bit better if I hadn’t signed up for Manchester a couple of weeks before the […]

  • Running: Great North Run 2017

    In the build up to this years Great North Run and my 7th year taking part I have been doing a lot of running. Not as consistent as I would like but it is tricky to fit in at times with working hours etc. But I guess I really did not realise how much this […]

  • Things I’ve done since the London Marathon!

    Since the truly incredible experience of completing my first ever Marathon I have since done quite a lot of run related things! New Running Trainers! The first was to buy some new running trainers, as mine had clocked up a lovely 311 miles (just in running, not counting the many walking miles on cool downs […]

  • My First Marathon – London 2016

    On Sunday I managed to complete my first ever Marathon I have done the Great North Run five times but this was double the distance and therefore double the test. My panic and nerves kicked in a full week before the race and I was being physically sick. Not ideal preparation for running 26.2 miles […]