Here we go, the 50 in 50 challenge, do 50 things I’ve never done before in my 50th year. They just can’t all be glamorous and amazing, limited time and budget and all that, however as No.1 will actually be… Read More ›
My descriptions of my runs on holiday both in the UK and abroad. I’ll try to convince you to always take your trainers / running shoes whenever you travel
Sun, sea and sweaty knees
So week two and the end of another summer holiday, time to get the brochures for next year….ok, I mean get on ‘tinterweb….when’s the last time you looked at a brochure! Seems an eternity since you trooped off to the… Read More ›
Bloggers block lifted by holiday sunshine, hooray!
So ‘bloggers block’, who’d have known it’s a thing ? I couldn’t find the words, everyone else is running more races than me, everyone else is reaching more exciting goals than me…..well have any goals at all actually, everyone else… Read More ›
Eat, drink, run, repeat …….
Another week of all inclusive heaven or possibly hell for a runner. Even worse (well, actually better) all inclusive with friends, encouraging each other to just one more pina colada or starting ‘cava time’ an hour earlier each day. Another… Read More ›
Barcelona marathon, watching not running !
So what to do if I’m not running ? Watch running! It must have been my destiny to rock up in Barcelona the day before the marathon. A special treat for the hubster who turned the monumentally ancient big 50,… Read More ›
Another miserable UK bank holiday over and a moment to reflect on a pretty good Summer before it’s back to work without a break until Christmas…..no don’t tell me how many days that is, it’s actually wrong if you have… Read More ›
Eat, cheer, run……..the thrill of the seaside
So it’s a weekend of sun, sand and cheerleading as we make our annual pilgrimage to the cheer event of the year at Bournemouth, this year with an extra cheerleader in tow ( first cheer season for my younger daughter)…. Read More ›
The taper in Tenerife
Well there could be worse ways to taper than spend a week in sunny Tenerife in 5 star all inclusive luxury! It will take my mind off the impending challenge ahead and certainly keep me a little more mindful at… Read More ›