I’ve been running for a while now but racing is still something pretty new to me. I’ve always done short 5 and 10ks for fun, but never really pushed for more than that. The marathon training has started a love affair with races in me, and this past weekend I got to indulge once again, […]
So today I took part in my first ever 10 mile race, The Denbies 10. The event was put on by events to live, and was sold as “a lovely scenic trail run exploring the North Downs Way and Ranmore Common with stunning views of Box Hill, Ranmore and the North Downs.”
We’ve been working in physio on keeping my legs strong whilst I’d been unable to use them. This has been in the form of calf raises, hip squats, and generally engaging my muscles through a variety of exercises. It seems to have worked as this week I’ve been back to full (nearly) fitness.
This is basically me last week, comedy fall at its best. Well for me at its worst because I smashed my knee cap in to the concrete with my whole body weight behind it. Ouch! I felt stupid, really really stupid. I was late and flustered and not paying attention and did I mention stupid. […]
I started running for one reason or another and since then my journey, goals, time and distance have evolved and continue to do so. Today I’m reflecting on that journey here are 50 reasons I lace up and get out there! I run because…
After a bit of a running blip I’ve managed to increase my miles back to my norm, but nowhere near as much as what I’ll need to do come official marathon training. I’m currently pushing out 3 or 4 10ks a week. Totalling somewhere between 18 and 24 miles. But there Are also a few […]
Following on from the amazing stories of 2014s Nikes women only Race Series ’We Own the Night’, I could not wait to get involved in whatever was going to happen this year! All though it has a far less catchy name, this year’s event is not set to disappoint. The festival-style event will take place […]