Category Archives: Running

New Years Eve, re-discovered my password lets end the year with a blog

April the eve of my unofficial marathon was the last time I blogged. I didn’t even blog to say how that went. How Rude! I’ve been toying with the idea of blogging again for a few weeks now. This morning … Continue reading

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Running a marathon

London marathon weekend. Twitter is bustling with talk of people going nuts through tapering. On their way to collect their numbers from the expo. Arranging where to meet for a pre race pasta party. It’s all brought memories back from … Continue reading

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Quick blog post before bed

Well I said I’d try and get one post a week done. Run at the weekend went well, managed 21 miles on the Saturday in about 3 hours and 9 mins if I recall correctly. Now into tapering mode for … Continue reading

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More snow and ice and slush (not the refreshing drink)

Last Sunday I set myself the weekly goal of 40 miles. The plan was to do most of these miles running from home, split across 4 days 10 miles each. Easy! Well that was till I woke up Monday morning … Continue reading

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SNOW and ICE! all is not lost

Yes, we’ve had some snow here in the UK this week. People have been panic buying petrol, in the shops stocking up on batteries, 1000 candle powered torches, milk, cheese and tins of beans. The UK as a whole has … Continue reading

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(insert witty blog title here)

Couldn’t really think of a suitable blog title for tonight’s blog. A number of things. Firstly before I went out on my longer weekend run I noticed that the bladder for my hydration backpack has a very small leak, of … Continue reading

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New year, New run tracking site

Having got a little bored with the clutter on fetcheveryone recently I decided that I’d look to see if there was another site available out there for tracking and storing runs. There were a few suggestions on Twitter for Strava. … Continue reading

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