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Lakeland Trails Derwentwater 15k

In hindsight, a gruelling run up Grisedale Pike and the surrounding fells was probably not the best preparation for the Lakeland Trails run on the Saturday! Nevertheless, I was excited about this run as the route is challenging and the … Continue reading

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Latrigg Fell Race 2014

On Wednesday, 14th May (Tristan’s birthday!), we headed down to Keswick for the classic Latrigg fell race organised by Keswick AC. This is one of the longest running fell races in the calendar and has what is thought to be … Continue reading

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Our Feet in the Clouds….Again

Arranging to take a day off while all the girls were at school/preschool meant only one thing. Another day where myself and Tristan could head to the hills once more. The problem with fellrunning is that it’s so addictive! You’re … Continue reading

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Fell Fun :-)

*Touch wood* but I finally seem to be over the recurring colds that have been plaguing me since October! As a result, I have been enjoying my running and have managed to fit in more fell runs. Currently, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Where The Heart Is…

Again, Tuesday saw me battling the inner demons in order to get myself out to the track session. Every week I have to drag myself there. It was cold, I was tired, I’d been sneezing all day. The sofa looked … Continue reading

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Hello, Motivation

With the other half away, it’s been a case of fitting in runs around the girls. The Great North Run is 5 days away and I don’t feel as prepared as I would like for this event. My last long … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Races: Silloth Beach Half Marathon and Round Latrigg Fell Run

For some obscure reason, I thought it would be a good idea to sign up for the inaugural Silloth Beach Half Marathon. I really don’t know what possessed me to think that running a half marathon on sand would be … Continue reading

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