I apologise here for a slight deviation from running (although at some point during this we’ll veer back, wait and see). Today, 27/02/2015, we lost Leonard Nimoy. Unashamedly I was a fan, a big fan and words cannot express how gutted I am about this. I was brought up on Star Trek and, having a […]Read more "Live Long and Prosper"
It’s been a pretty good 2014 for me all round. It all started in January (as most years do) with building fitness via Jantastic (check out the 2015 version of Jantastic at this link) then the Resolution 10k Run – finished in 49:44. February consisted of the Barcelona Half – 1:50:21 followed by a […]Read more "2014 – A Year In Review."
April 15th 2013. Twitter was suddenly abuzz with people saying that there had been, what they assumed was, a gas explosion at the Boston Marathon. As events unfolded we were to find out that this was a terror attack. Two homemade bombs concocted from a pressure cooker had been placed near to the finish line. […]Read more "Keep Running – Boston Marathon 1 Year On."
The Bupa Great Manchester Run 2012 (May).Read more "The Bupa Great Manchester Run 2012 (May)"
The build up to one of my favourite races started off really well. I’d been back and forward to the gym as well as doing hill work and track sessions with my personal trainer and I felt fitter than I had done for a long time. I was really looking forward to the run in […]Read more "The Bupa Great Manchester Run 2012 (May)"