Posts Tagged ‘injury’

The attempt is on

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…

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Still inju… I mean still have a niggle!

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.…

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Running is not easy or cheap but…

Running is not easy. It is not cheap. And it is a hard habit to break. Word of disclaimer first, I am a relative newbie to the world of running, I consider myself a plodder. In fact my first pair of trainers(3rd pair of the same trainer that is) are referred to as my plodders…

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Lessons Learned

Today I ran in the City of Lincoln 10k, a very enjoyable day if you ever fancy a run around a beautiful City. Though I bettered my last years time by nearly an Minute it wasn’t an easy race. 10 days ago I woke with an ache in my right shin, I spoke to a…

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