Monthly Archives: April 2014

Sunday Surgery….

No rain to complain! I had it in my head that today’s post would be the merits of running in the rain during training. When I left the house, it was bleak indeed! It was raining but didn’t come to … Continue reading

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Swinging hippies!

Although smiling, have observed how the hip dips towards the end of the race. And look at the others too! Basically the joints take on more of the support role as the muscles get tired. No wonder I get so … Continue reading

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Day Off to Blog on Recovery….

Well aren’t I the smug one!….it has rained cats, dogs, even elephants all day today! I don’t mind a bit of rain when I’m out but the thought of starting out in the cold rain just isn’t great. I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Tempo Run in the Sun!

So I thought I would have a stab at a Tempo Run today….It was tough but I loved it. I took a 2 mile warm up (still finding it hard to go slow in the warm up phase) and then … Continue reading

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Lumpy Bumpy Delapre Abbey! – Easter Sunday

Thought this would help with my nerves and running in crowds which I’m not used to. Tough off-road 13.1 – ground was hard-going having been walked over by horses in the wet which has now dried hard into lumps! Exposed … Continue reading

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What a Week in Marathon Training!

I have so much to share! Make sure you follow me because I won’t have time to get it all out in this one session! Here’s whats to come this week…. Blister Bliss! Last week I was mentally challenged by … Continue reading

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Marathon Magic with 6 weeks to go!

At 48, I’ve finally found the courage to go for it! I’m well into the training now….obviously! But I thought I would start this daily blog now. I have taken it upon myself, not just to train and run 26.2 … Continue reading

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