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The Inaugural Carlisle City Urban Trail Race 2014

Wednesday the 21st May 2014 saw the running of the inaugural Carlisle City Urban Trail Race organised by Sport in Action. There were two distances to choose from; a long course of 8 miles and a shorter course of 5 … Continue reading

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Running Plans

The last few weeks, it seems to have rained incessantly and the high winds have been a constant feature in the majority of my runs. It was, therefore, a pleasant surprise to have Thursday’s club run in almost perfect conditions. … Continue reading

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The Misery of Colds and the Joy of Streaking………..

*Brushes away the dust and cobwebs and settles down* Well, what can I say! It’s been a while since I’ve updated. Most of November was a write off as I came down with an evil cold! I had my first … Continue reading

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Renewed Motivation: Cross Training Revisited!!

The end of the year seems to be rapidly approaching but Autumn often heralds new beginnings. Our two eldest daughters have started at a new school; one which conveys a friendly ethos and is in stark contrast to their previous … 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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Run Geek Test Team

I’ve been short listed in a national competition organised by Run Geek. The prize is the opportunity to join the Run Geek Test Team. This would mean I’d get the chance to try out new kit and write an honest … Continue reading

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