Trials and trails of summer

It’s been a while since I’ve updated, so what have I been up to? As I’m sure many of you find, summer is quite hard to stick to routine. I’m way behind on my target miles for the year due to other things in life getting in the way but for the last month or... Continue Reading →

Hardmoors Series – Wainstones 10k 2018

Sunday was an early start to head off north to the small village of Chop Gate in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. I’ll admit that I wasn’t looking forward to this run. My quietness on the blog is indicitive of how I am feeling at the moment – I’ve had a couple of colds,... Continue Reading →

Yorkshire Coast 10k 2017 – Scarborough

This is a 10k road race, on fully closed roads from the Scarborough Spa Complex, along the see front through Peasholme Park, to the sea-life centre and back along the sea front to the spa. I’ve done this race twice before and although it isn’t the most exciting route it does have good views out... Continue Reading →

Summer running

Time flies!   Can’t believe it has been a month since I wrote on here. There has been lots of good running.  And I’m using Good in the definition of fun, enjoyable, social, not just fast !  I’m happy when fast happens, but it isn’t the only thing that makes a run good. My seven year... Continue Reading →

Humber Bridge Half Marathon

Sunday morning, alarm set for 6am..... Haven’t run since Tuesday so the legs should be fresh..... On a thankfully cooler morning we were up, dressed, stuff grabbed together and in the car by 7am.  Not feeling prepared at all! I’m sure there is a bit of slightly hysterical humour on a morning such as this,... Continue Reading →

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