I’ve recently taken a bit of a break from all things running. It’s been a busy, and successful, year when it comes to my fitness and fundraising goals. I’ve already bagged a duathlon and 2 marathons with 3 triathlons thrown into the mix for good measure. Add into that all the 5k, 10k, 10 mile, […]Read more "Time for a rest"
It had been three years since I last set foot on the start line of The Cumbrian Run. My last couple of years had been consumed with a first and second attempt at Chester Marathon. I had briefly dabbled with the idea of doing a third Chester Marathon but decided against it due to The […]Read more "The Great Cumbrian Run 2015 Review (Sunday 4th October 2015)"
English Half Marathon Review 2015.
The year the course changed…for the better.Read more "ENGLISH HALF MARATHON 2015 REVIEW (SEPTEMBER 20th 2015)"
A hardy bunch of DH Runners headed towards Fleetwood for the Fleetwood Half Marathon on Sunday 23rd August. We’ve not been very lucky with weather in Blackpool and the surrounding regions over the past few years so why we signed up to another race in the area is beyond me. Gluttons for punishment is all […]Read more "FLEETWOOD HALF MARATHON REVIEW – SUNDAY 23rd AUGUST."
As I kick further into Marathon training one subject has reared its ugly head again and, to be honest, it’s about time I started to get it right. What am I talking about? Nutrition. During training for my first Marathon I was getting my entire nutrition bang on and I was probably my lightest for a […]Read more "EAT HEALTHY – AUGUST CHALLENGE"
My original plan for Sunday 26th July was to take part in the X-Border 10k from Gretna to Carlisle. Since deciding upon this something had been niggling in the back of my mind about this date which had stopped me from signing up to the run. It was only five weeks before that I worked […]Read more "‘Regents Park 10k Review – July 26th 2015."
I was becoming a bit of a veteran at the Carlisle Tri Club 10k. In total I think I’ve ran the route about six times now (if you include the Resolution Run) and that’s not even taking into account some of the times I chuck it into a training run. However, I was having a […]Read more "Carlisle Tri 10k Review – 3rd June 2015"