I left Tel Aviv with my friend at around 2pm. Who decided to pass on the marathon and run 65km instead 🤷🏽♀️ And got stuck in major traffic en route there. Finally got there. Made a big balagan till I found a restaurant that serves tomato pasta with chicken (I have to eat this before a… Continue reading Tiberias Marathon 🏃🏽♀️
I landed at Ben Gurion airport at 5am 😴 after an overnight flight… they weren’t letting us off the plane 😆 for some reason or another. once I finally got off the plane- collected my suitcases I got to my flat and the first thing I did was go for a short run OBV 😂 My last… Continue reading First couple of weeks In Israel!
1) the weather 💨 ☔️ ⛄️ every year for about 6-8 months it just makes me feel miserable. I like to run a lot as you know! And for example today it’s going to be torrential rain and 40-50 mile an hour wind for my long run. Back in March I trained really hard for a half… Continue reading Why did I decide to leave the U.K.?
In 2018 I got in the ballot to run Berlin marathon… why did I enter… cause it’s a ‘world major’ and it’s a MUST safe to say I spent most of my 2018 injured 😂 so I deferred to 2019. Before I made any decisions I wanted to see how my year went… if I could… Continue reading Berlin- the good the bad and the ugly… like really ugly.
Wow it feels like so long since I’ve written a blog! So thought I would do a quick update…. this summer I have raced a few times. First one was a 10k and was a small PB which was good going considering I raced an ultramarathon a few weeks prior 😂 Second one was a ten mile… Continue reading It might take a year, it might take a day, but what’s meant to be will always find its way…
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