What would be your ideal event?

I was recently introduced to www.eventbrite.co.uk, a website for finding and planning events. It was then suggested, I could write a blog post on my favourite moments from races and what my ideal race would be. So, if you could run your…

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10 things I Love about the London Marathon

Having never run any other marathon, other than London, here are my 10 things I love about the London Marathon, although I am sure some of these would apply to any marathon experience. The Hype London is special and the…

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London Marathon 2016 – I love this race!

I always look forward to writing this post, and then sit down to re-live the day and find it so hard. There are just NO words to describe running the London Marathon. It’s the marathon of all marathons (how can…

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MNDA: The Truth about this awful disease #9

To donate: www.virginmoneygiving.com/ruthwebb10 What are the chances? I used to think that MND was a rare disease. That’s what we were told when my dad was diagnosed, and I remember often thinking, why him? I remember getting angry, why did he…

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The amazing things to know this week #Fridayfinds

Wow, how can it be the last Friday before London already?? So, here are my 3 finds from this week. Enjoy. London Marathon Route If you are running London this weekend, firstly good luck, and secondly take a look at…

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MNDA: The Truth about this awful disease #8

To donate: www.virginmoneygiving.com/ruthwebb10 My dad left behind 5 grandchildren when he died. He has also subsequently missed meeting another 3 that have been born since. This disease robs people the chance to grow old. My niece Tia, was only 9…

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#VMLM2016 training – week 15

So taper began with a bang! Well not so much a bang, but an ouch. I left the house as normal on Monday to head to work, and my knee gave way. I then experienced some pain, when walking! ARRGHHHHH…

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Race Recap – Kingston Breakfast Run

So my final 20-miler of this London Marathon training cycle, coincided nicely with the Kingston Breakfast Run 20 mile event, and as I was staying in the London area the same weekend, it seemed rude not to enter! The event…

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#VMLM2016 training – Week 13

No club sessions at all this week, which I didn’t like 🙁 School holidays are amazing, obviously, I would say that being a teacher, but being out of routine is not so nice. Monday – Most of my team mates…

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