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 | R.U.N.N.E.R.💙 (@rularuns) on Feb 24, 2019 at 11:47pm PST I LOVE Brighton! Date: Sunday 24th…

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Brighton Half Marathon 2018 – Race Recap

I have run the Brighton Half marathon three times before, and I pretty much signed up for this year’s race immediately that it opened. This year, I was a little bit more organised and booked accommodation early, as in the…

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Race Recap – Brighton Half Marathon 2017

It’s been a long time since I have toed the start line of a race. I have had so many DNS of late, and again I can’t say that I had fully trained for this race (stupid work gets in…

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Rula Runs is now on Facebook :-)

So, I’ve finally got round to setting up a Facebook page for this blog. It just means I can keep everyone updated a little bit quicker,  if I don’t have a time to write a full blog post. Also, I…

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#VMLM2016 training – Week 9

Monday – 400’s with club. My legs were still pretty heavy from Brighton Half so this was not going to be much of a speed session for me! Luckily, one of our club members is coming back from injury, so…

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Brighton Half Marathon 2016

For the third year in a row, I lined up on Sunday to run the Brighton Half Marathon. This has become a favourite of mine, and Sunday did not disappoint. I arrived in Brighton on the Saturday and it was…

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#VMLM2016 training – Week 8

Half way point!!! It’s all down hill from here…. (I hope not!) Monday – 5k time trial at club. I was slightly disappointed with my run at Parkrun. All this training I am doing, I expect to be a little…

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#VMLM2016 training – Week 7

Can you believe that we are now in to single digits for the weekly countdown!! That’s just a little bit scary – 9 weeks to go…. Monday – As I said last week, I am away this week, so I…

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Do you have to race?

Don’t get me wrong, I love taking part in events, but do you always need to have a goal or be training for a race? I have races booked for 2016 already, and I know for a fact if someone…

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My Top 5 Running Moments

I have totally stolen this idea from The Runner Beans, but  love it. I have so many favourite moments linked to running, but here are my top 5. 1. Completing the London Marathon in 2014. It was my first ever…

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