Tag Archives: marathon training

Password remembered time to blog!

February 20th was the last time I blogged.. Why the long time since the last blog? Well I don’t know to be honest. I’ve not been busy with anything in particular. I’ve not been working extra hours. There hasn’t been … Continue reading

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Weight off, and keeping it off

Well it’s Friday and for me that’s a weigh day. Today’s weigh day resulted in a 3 pound weight loss, bringing the total in the 5 weeks to 14 pounds, 1 stone. Which means since I’ve been training ‘proper’ my … Continue reading

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New Trainers – Perfect way to get out of a lull

About a week I lasted after the London Marathon before I felt like I needed to get running again. I had promised myself 2 weeks off from it. But I couldn’t do it, I couldn’t last that long without running. … Continue reading

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Unofficial Marathon – The quest for the tin foil medal

It’s been a few weeks since the London Marathon, I’ve gone through the usual emotions that a runner does after a race that they’ve been training for. Pain and relief, they’re pretty instantaneous once the race is over. Thoughts of … Continue reading

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2 weeks till London Marathon / Weight loss plateau and other updates

It’s been a few weeks since I last posted. #FearTheBeard is well and truly over, just keeping a stubble effect now. My beard was impressive, however the untimely warm weather we had changed my plans about keeping it for the … Continue reading

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Training slump, it’s because I’m lacking a beard!

Yes that’s right you read the title right. It’s 64 days till the London Marathon and the last 7 days have been a training nightmare. Tight chest, struggling to breath, heavy legs and a serious case of can’t be bothered! … Continue reading

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Beginning of Feb

Well at the beginning of January I posted a couple of goals for myself with regards to running. Did I make them??????? No…. but it’s not all bad. Ok firstly I set myself a target of 7lbs weight loss. I did think … Continue reading

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