Chicago Marathon 2019

I made it pretty obvious prior to this race I wasn’t feeling all that confident about running the Chicago Marathon. My running training hadn’t been bad, but mentally I wasn’t in the right place. My long runs hadn’t quite gone…

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Northampton Half – Race Recap

Race Information: Date: Sunday 29th September 2019 Start Time: 9:30 am Entry: Via website and I think they still had places quite close to the race and possibly on the morning too. Cost: £30.45 Race Website: http://northamptonhalfmarathon.co.uk Race Mementos: Medal…

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Bedford Half – Race Recap

Race Information: Date: Sunday 1st September 2019 Start Time: 9:00 am Entry: Via website and I think they still had places quite close to the race. Cost: £29 Race Website: https://www.bedfordrunfest.co.uk Race Mementos: Lovely medal, finishers tech t-shirt, goody bag…

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Doug Anderson 5k – Race Recap

Race Information: Date: Wednesday 31st July 2019 Start Time: 7:30 pm Entry: Via website, and usually has places available on the night. Cost: £10 for affiliated members, £12 non-affiliated Race Website: http://www.bedfordharriers.co.uk/bedford_park_5k.asp Race Mementos: Medal, but no goody bag. But…

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Colworth 5 Miles – Race Recap

Race Information: Date: FRIDAY 21st June 2019 Start Time: 7 pm Entry: Via website, and usually has places right up to the day before. It is part of the Colworth Marathon Challenge Cost: £12 for the Friday night, £45 if…

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Mizuno Endure 24 2019 – Race Recap

Four consecutive years at Endure 24 Reading and I still struggle to put into words just what an amazing weekend this is! On Monday after Endure 24, I fall in love with the running community just that little bit more,…

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Stanwick 10K Race Recap

Race Information: Date: 22nd April 2019 (Always on Easter Monday) Start Time: 10:30am Entry: No ballot, but usually sells out as limited to 400 participants. Cost: £13 with EA membership, otherwise £15. Race Website: www.stanwickraces.co.uk Race Mementos: Medal, but no…

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The Bath Half – Race Recap

So last year, my run club decided to all sign up to the same half marathon. Not wanting to miss out, I booked up and then realised that was going to be three half marathon in 4 weeks. I can…

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The Vitality Big Half – Race recap

Let me start this recap with my comedy moments from the weekend! Firstly, when I got out of the tube station at Tower Bridge, the heavens opened. I put my hood up and was sending a video to my friends…

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Brighton Half Marathon 2019 – Race Recap

View this post on Instagram #medalmonday . I’ll just leave this here 😍 . #brightonhalfmarathon #brightonhalf #brightonhalfmarathon2019 #loverunning #runr A post shared by Ruth – Runner 🇬🇧 (@rularuns) on Feb 24, 2019 at 11:47pm PST I LOVE Brighton! Date: Sunday…

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