Good day, bad days, busy days

How are things? Things seem to have got more serious again the last few weeks, with the introduction of the new tier system and some areas entering the highest tier. As I’m in Yorkshire in the north of England, we seem to be experiencing this wave worse than last time. As things stand, we are... Continue Reading →

Training, trails, bikes

It’s been a few weeks since the not very good half marathon and I think the best way to describe them would be up and down. I’ve been running, I’ve got my bike out once or twice, I’ve been doing the weights… but emotionally I’ve been very up and down. I don’t know if it... Continue Reading →

Burnsall Half Marathon race review

Fresh in my mind, last Saturday was the Burnsall Half, run by Due North Events. I’ve been wondering whether to write this now, or give it a few days when I might forget the worst bits and just focus on the good bits but then I thought that isn’t really giving a true reflection of... Continue Reading →

N. Yorks adventures Day 3

Day 3. No map reading required! Fewston and Swinsty Reservoirs. We’d left the campsite the day before and had driven to the reservoirs so find out if there was any suitable parking (no height restriction) and as there was decided that it would be a good place for a run so we were up early... Continue Reading →

N. Yorks adventures Day 2

Day 2. The run that was more of a walk - Low Laithe to Brimham Rocks. Since upgrading to the OS Maps premium service I’ve been exploring the sites and the routes that are already on there. This was one that I had found in the area we were staying. I’ve been to Brimham Rocks... Continue Reading →

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