Tips and training to support at a Marathon

After cheering and supporting at both the London Marathon and Milton Keynes Marathon recently, I’ve come to the conclusion that you should have a training plan for cheering too. I was shattered on the day, and the day after both…

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TCS New York Marathon 2017 – Race Recap

So, it’s now time to recap the New York Marathon day, Sunday 5th November 2017! If you haven’t yet my read my lead up to the New York Marathon day, you can here. I had opted for the Staten Island…

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TCS New York City Marathon 2017 – Part 1

When something is so epic, writing a blog post about it, is SO hard. I will never be able to do this race justice! This race report is also written in parts, so I am going to show the different…

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New York Marathon Training – Week 7 & Week 8

Marathon training is hard! If it wasn’t, everyone would be doing it. To make things tougher for me, I have been ill, I have started a new job, I am in the process of moving house, and this week my…

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New York Marathon Training – Week 5

I know that marathon training is difficult, but this cycle seems to be challenging me no end. So, I finally got antibiotics and my sinusitis is clearing up, but training still hasn’t been easy or too enjoyable this week. I…

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New York, New York

  In New York, you’ve got to have all the luck, Chuck Bukowski This year I will turn 40! How the hell did that happen? – I still feel like a kid, and when I was a kid 40 was…

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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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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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Tribesports

For regular readers of this blog, you will know I am a fan of Tribesports kit. Last year, they generously donated a £50 voucher for me to raffle, to help raise funds for MNDA. I first came across their kit,…

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Do you have to race? – Part 2

So last week I wrote a post about enjoying running and not needing to actually train for a race, read it here. I received this comment on the post from MrsB over at Mind over Matter. I thought about this…

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