On Sunday February 26th 2012 I limped my way to the finish line of the Great North West Half Marathon in just under 3 hours. I was mentally battered and bruised and physically ruined but as I crossed the finish line I vowed that I would be back in 2013 fitter, stronger and faster. Of […]Read more "BLACKPOOL GREAT NORTH WEST HALF MARATHON 2013 – IN WHICH THE RELUCTANT RUNNER AIMS TO FIND REDEMPTION."
In the months leading up to the Blackpool Great North West Half Marathon I had been aware of the fact that I needed to carry my training into winter. This was something I hadn’t really done before as usually I finished my running year in mid-October then took a bit of a break from November […]Read more "Leading into Blackpool Great North West Half Marathon 2013"
At the start of 2012 I felt confident that this year was going to be a great year for Running. I was signed up to do the Blackpool Half Marathon http://www.fyldecoastrunning.org/ at the end of February, my training had continued through winter and I was relatively healthy after Christmas. It was around the beginning of January […]Read more "2012 (Jan/Feb) – Running into trouble"
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After a successful 2010 it was time to see what 2011 could bring running wise. Things were good at home, The Joshua had just turned two and was really starting to come into his own as a little dude. The Christmas period wasn’t the best as it mainly consisted of frozen pipes and no water […]Read more "2011 – The emergence of The Cat"