It was the morning of Sunday October 7th and for once, on the day of a run, I’d woken up in my own bed and made my own breakfast (Weetabix followed by Sausage, beans and scrambled egg, most of which was stolen by my son at some point). The run started at 10am and I […]Read more "The Great Cumbrian Run 2012"
Since I reviewed Iron War I’ve gone on to read another book regarding running by Christopher McDougall called Born to Run. Here’s the blurb from Amazon.co.uk: At the heart of Born to Run lies a mysterious tribe of Mexican Indians, the Tarahumara, who live quietly in canyons and are reputed to be the best distance […]Read more "Born to Run by Christopher McDougall – A Review."
It was 6am in the morning and it was very, very early. In an hour and forty five minutes we would be setting off for a 50k walk from Putney to Runnymede where I was raising money for Children with Cancer http://www.childrenwithcancer.org.uk/ and my friend Mike was raising money for Make a Wish http://www.make-a-wish.org.uk/. Once we’d […]Read more "THE THAMES PATH CHALLENGE (50K) 2012"