Run a Marathon they said. You’ll enjoy it they said. You’ll have no problems completing it they said. The training will be fun they said. I don’t know who this ‘they’ are but they are clearly mental. The Marathon is now 5 weeks away and my race simulation training has begun. Over the past two […]Read more "Run a Marathon ‘they’ said"
Yesterday, as part of my training for the Warrington ½ marathon, I decided to go out and run at least 13 miles to gauge timing. I’d been running this distance for the past few weeks but I’d given myself a week off after the cross bay challenge ½ marathon to clear up a few niggling […]Read more "Looking towards Warrington 1/2 Marathon (September 9th)"
So, the day I had been dreading had finally arrived it was Saturday 4 August and it was time for the Total Warrior 10k. I woke up having had a pretty good sleep the night before but I was still very nervous of what the morning had in store. After a breakfast of scrambled eggs […]Read more "AUGUST WEEKEND DOUBLE HEADER – RUN 1. TOTAL WARRIOR 2012 (SHAP) SATURDAY AUGUST 4th"