If something is important enough even if the odds are against you, you should still do it. I seem to carry some sort of curse when it comes to half marathons 😂😂 after the big windy half in March I thought I would find a summer half to try to run the time I know I’m… Continue reading The big windy half- round 2?!
I’ve been wanting to sign up for an ultra for a while but I was worried my body wouldn’t hold up over the distance. So many people always told me I needed to wait a bit. (But then so many people also told me I was probably made for it) But I finally cracked 🍳… Continue reading My first Ever ultra 😁
At the end of 2016 I ran my first ever sub 90 half marathon! It was that magic 89.50 I’ll never forget. The 89.50 I couldn’t break for 15 months!!!!! ‘You’ve now qualified for the London marathon championship start’ in my over excitement I signed up a week later. I went into London 2017 with… Continue reading Taking a dabble into the ultra world 🗺
I was meant to write this blog last week…….but my run didn’t quite go to plan so obviously I didn’t write this blog last week 😂 Last week I ran in the Kingston 16.2 mile breakfast run. But I didn’t I dropped down to the 8.2 mile breakfast run because frankly I felt like a pile… Continue reading The dress Rehersal!- paddock wood half marathon!
March was a month of a lot of achievements but also realisations!!! ✅ raced my first half in a year!! And although not the time I really wanted to run I got a nice 44 PB second From that 88.30 I thought I was never going to beat 😂 (would have been nice if it wasn’t… Continue reading March reflections life and running update
On Sunday just gone I raced my first half in over a year- never quite made it to the start line of a half (for one reason or another) so just making it to the start line and being able to put in a solid block in the buildup – I was over the moon.… Continue reading The Big (windy) half- PB and first half in over a year!
Anybody else do this thing where they talk themself out of something before they have even started!? This is back to what I was saying on my last blog about turning things around in less then one month. I spent 6 months looking for form…. I just couldn’t string together any consistency. In December I… Continue reading Taking one mile at a time and trusting the process (and yourself!).