Monthly Archives: January 2015

Running to the Core

Although I have been running every day this month one thing I have been neglecting is my core and upper body strength. Tonight I decided I really needed to do something about that so after my 2 mile run I … Continue reading

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Going the extra mile

This evening was interesting. Hadn’t gone very far when I bumped into a man walking his husky coming the other way. The dog was clearly excited and the man started saying to me; “don’t run, don’t run.” Yes I did … Continue reading

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7 miles

As you’ve probably managed to figure out from the title of this post I did 7 miles today. Normally on my longer runs I have been running over to Ally Pally and back but today as it was dark when … Continue reading

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It’s cold outside

We had the final two panto performances yesterday. They seemed to go well. Though I did manage to loose not one, but two props down the smallest gap on the stage. One of the girls from school also came to … Continue reading

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Parkrun Like a Fox

Last week when I did parkrun I said that I was close to getting a PB but the wind and me being tired stopped me. This week I had Laura to cheer me on again, or at least to threaten … Continue reading

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Inspiration From Buses

As Mr Garmin (I know he needs a more original name) is now behaving himself this is the post I was going to write yesterday. When I was walking through Walthamstow bus station last night I saw this; Yes it … Continue reading

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Reliance on Technology

This was not the post I was going to write today. Then something happened. I set out for my run as normal but Mr Garmin was really struggling to pick up a signal. I’d gone through two songs on my … Continue reading

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Finally

Anyone who has been reading my blog since October/November will remember my disastrous attempts at running to my parents from work. Tonight I finally made it. It was not easy. My bag was feeling really heavy. Possibly not helped by … Continue reading

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I must be mad

It’s January. It’s freezing cold out. It’s windy. There was a massive thunder storm earlier, and possibly hail, I’m not sure I was inside. So why then did I get in from work, get changed and go straight out for … Continue reading

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Hard won

There are some days when I really love running. Last week was a great example. There are other days when I really feel like this; Pretty much what my thought process was this evening. It was cold. It was wet. … Continue reading

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