It has been far too long since my last update, but thankfully running has continued. rhdr I seem to have reagained my mojo, well most of it anyway. Whilst my milage is lacking a little bit with what I was hoping to acheive over the year it is, at least, back to a reasonable ammount(time … Read moreGotta Love Running
Not sure why but seem to have lost my Mojo. I just haven’t been getting out there as much as I would like and while I know once I am out and on my feet I will enjoy it really struggling to get motivated. Since the Marathon recovery has taken a lot longer than anticipated … Read moreLost Mojo
…Amazing I can not belive that I did this, even two days later I am still riding the post-run high and yet cannot fully comprehend what happened on Sunday. It was almost two years to the day since I ran my first 10k when I arrived to take part in my first Marathon at Boston … Read moreWell that was…
Tomorrow(15th April 2018) I will attempt to complete the Boston(Lincs.) Marathon. I have been struggling these last couple of weeks with a slight tendon issue on the right calf. This is by no means back to 100% but with the support of my sports injury therapist and lots of rest I am feeling that I … Read moreThe attempt is on
I don’t like the word injured, sounds too dramatic, instead I’m going with “niggle” as that sounds less serious. The reality is I have thirteen days until I run my first Marathon and I have an ache on my achilles tendon, it is getting better but I am really annoyed at the timing of this. … Read moreStill inju… I mean still have a niggle!
Not as planned! The associated photo may give you an idea as to how “Not as Planned!” things are. Things were going really well, milage was heading in the right direction and the running was going well. Last monday I took a bit of a slip about 10 miles in to a run, by mile … Read moreHow’s the training Going?
I’ve had some Good runs, and some not so good runs and the distance is further than I ever thought possible, this Marathon Training for Boston Uk is getting serious now. The Good:– After Stamford 30k I’ve been out and upped the distance to 20 miles, the 19 mile run a couple of weeks ago … Read moreAll getting serious now!
This week has been a tough but enjoyable one. Last Sunday I took Part in the Stamford Striders Valentines 30k. It was a very tough Race due to distance, hills and quite cold conditions, but nevertheless was a really enjoyable run. The Organisation, Marshalls and venue were all fantastic, add to that some cool bling … Read moreMarathon Training Update
This weekend I did parkrun with the wonderful team at Lincoln and even taking in to account the few icy spots it was a really tough run, tougher than it has felt for a long time. Not really sure what that was about, it has been an unbelievably busy and stressful week with a definite … Read moreMarathon Training so Far(must try harder)
Long Time no post! It has been a busy time on many fronts. Parish life is as busy as ever with lots of good stuff happening. Running wise there has been four Half Marathons(Cleethorpes, Lincoln, The Grusome Twosome & Worksop) and a Cross Country relay event in mansfield. Each tough runs for different reasons, sadly … Read moreWhat Have I done?