It’s been another great year in terms of my running. I set goals at the start of the year and I managed to hit them all. January saw me take part in the Inskip Half Marathon and set a new half marathon PB of 1:33.18…and ended up with a snazzy new bobble hat. February saw […]Read more "2017 – A review of favourite/notable races"
While at running group a few weeks ago I spotted a new runner being introduced to people by another member of the group. I was a little out of the way but I could hear what was being said. I saw that I was being pointed at and the following was said, “That’s Steve, he’s […]Read more "English Half Marathon review – Sunday September 17th 2017."
English Half Marathon Review 2015.
The year the course changed…for the better.Read more "ENGLISH HALF MARATHON 2015 REVIEW (SEPTEMBER 20th 2015)"
Having had a successful showing at the Vale of York Half Marathon I was fairly content that I would go into the English Half and just run it easy as a build up for Chester Marathon. More on that later. Having had two relatively up and down stays at the Villaggio in Warrington I decided […]Read more "English Half Marathon (Warrington) Review – Running is a no contact sport, right?"
So I may or may not be retreading familiar routes this year… Who am I kidding…I definitely am retreading familiar routes. I’ve just booked the hotels for The English Half in Warrington and The Chester Marathon in Chester (obviously). As well as that I’m definitely trying to get to the 3 Bridges 10k in Lancaster […]Read more "We need a break from the old routine…or do we?"
On Sunday I attended my second English Half Marathon in Warrington. I was primarily using this as part of my build up to Chester Marathon but I was also looking to better last years time as I thought I hadn’t done as well as I could have. I’d decided yet again to stay at The […]Read more "English Half Marathon (Warrington) – Smashed it!!!"
“Yes sir you have the bridal suite tonight.” My first reaction on arriving at the Villaggio hotel in Warrington and hearing this was one of bewilderment for sure. The only action the bridal suite was getting that night was that of a 32 year old nerd eating crisps and watching Doctor Who. But enough of […]Read more "WARRINGTON HALF MARATHON (SEPTEMBER 9th)"