The Build Up: When I signed up to Dublin Marathon I knew immediately that I wanted to take the family with me. Not only would it be our first family trip as a foursome but it would also be our first trip on a ferry. Due to my complete, utter and probably irrational fear about […]Read more "Dublin Marathon 2015 – Monday 26th October – A Review."
Summer 2014… I was training for my second attempt at Chester Marathon. At this point I was up to my longer Sunday runs and one particular attempt called for an 18 miler. Having headed out at 1pm I quickly found myself sweating profusely on what was a particularly muggy day (not great weather for an […]Read more "ON REFLECTION…"
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)"
Marathon training this time around has fairly taken it out of me. I think the year has caught up with me somewhat as I have trained variations in distance as well as different disciplines as I transitioned into Triathlons. Next year my focus will be on endurance and long distances so 10k’s, and to some […]Read more "Looking Towards Dublin Marathon 2015."
So far in my running journey I’ve been sticking to one marathon a year for the last three years. But then I’ve never done a spring marathon before. There is now a huge Autumn marathon shaped hole in my schedule and I decided to fill it. My Autumn marathon of choice is… DRUM ROLL (Just […]Read more "Autumn Marathon, Spring Marathons…Marathons after Marathons."