TIME TO TALK It’s Time to Talk day on Thursday February 2nd 2017. Time To Talk day is an event organised by Time to Change. Time to Change are a growing movement of people changing how we all think and act about Mental Health problems. Their aim is that everyone with a mental health problem […]Read more "Time to Talk/Run and Talk and Mental Health Issues"
At 7:15am on a bitterly cold Sunday morning I was on a bus with the rest of the DH Runners which was en-route to Inskip. This had been a race which had been a long time coming for me. The first year of entering (2015) I managed to sleep in and miss the bus after […]Read more "Inskip Half Marathon Review – January 22nd 2017."
The Carlisle Santa Dash was always scheduled to be my final run of the year. Once you start kicking into mid-December then there isn’t much on the horizon race wise. The Santa Dash had been organised in collaboration between Sport In Action, DH Runners and Carlisle Tri Club and was aimed at raising money for […]Read more "Carlisle Santa Dash review (Sunday 11th December 2016)"
The last time I raced at Great Langdale in the Christmas Pudding 10k I finished in 53:05. That was three years ago. I’d missed 2014’s edition due to work and 2015’s version was cancelled following excessive flooding throughout Cumbria thanks to that rapscallion Storm Desmond. So it was nice to be heading back there to […]Read more "Great Langdale Christmas Pudding Run 2016 Review (3rd December 2016)"
I approached the morning of the Brampton to Carlisle 10 Mile race with some trepidation. Having just come off a rake of night-shifts (which also included the night before) I’d managed about two hours sleep on the Sunday morning before dragging myself from my warm bed to get sorted to head down to Brampton. Knowing […]Read more "Brampton To Carlisle 10 Miler Review (November 20th 2016)"
Disclaimer: The following article was originally published in Mens Running in 2013. I’ve changed a little bit of the article around to add some local information and added photos which are relevant to myself. Even if it’s your worst nightmare, running with others can take you to the next level. Here’s why you should do […]Read more "GROUP THERAPY"
“They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old, Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun, and in the morning We will remember them.” On Sunday 13th November Andrew and I rocked up to Lytham St Annes to take part in Fylde […]Read more "Windmill 10k Review (Lytham St Annes) 13th Nov 2016"