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Fell Fit

The good thing about being off work is that fitting in my runs is a lot easier and heading to the fells becomes more frequent. Throughout December I managed to fit in several visits to Sale Fell. Compared to other … Continue reading

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More Hills + More Intervals = Pain (and Rewards!)

Following last weekend’s parkrun PB, enjoying the fun run with the girls and watching the other half smash his half marathon PB, I felt pretty flat once I returned to work on Tuesday. It was just one of those days … Continue reading

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For The Love of Running…….

On Tuesday, having exhausted my list of excuses, I headed to the club’s track session. It’s a session that I know is going to hurt; this makes getting out the door after a long day at work very difficult! However, … Continue reading

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Marathon Recovery Week: Taking It Easy

It’s 8 days post marathon and I’ve been surprised at how quickly my legs have recovered. I also still have my running mojo intact – I was a bit worried that the marathon may prove such an ordeal that I’d … Continue reading

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On Top of the World!

On Friday, 21st June, on what would have been dad’s 72nd birthday, I took the day off work. I wanted to do something to mark his birthday and what better way to do that then head out into the fells … Continue reading

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Marathon Madness

Following last Sunday’s Great Trail Challenge, I had two days of doing very little. Who would have thought that running 14 miles would exacerbate my neck pain… I did the sensible thing and rested as much as I could. Not … Continue reading

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The Great Trail Challenge 2013

Waking early on Sunday morning with a sore neck was not an ideal situation as I looked to take part in the 2013 Karrimor Great Trail Challenge 22k. Still, I thought it may sort itself out before we made it … Continue reading

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