Tag Archives: Half marathon

Recovery time

It’s been an odd start-stop sort of recovery since my terrible run on Monday 22nd November. I’d pinged my left calf and my right peronius longus felt like it was trying to tear away from my leg – I had … Continue reading

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The weather report

Where to start? Saturday. With the weather. It’s going to be fine. It starts cold and muddy, due to a Friday night deluge of rain. Kilby’s hills give me a nice challenge, fresh air and a feeling of happiness, as … Continue reading

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Training post

The week’s not been too bad, but I haven’t completed my weekly training plan. I’m counting the week as Monday-Sunday, so last Sunday’s 25 mile cycle doesn’t count. I still have today and tomorrow though to pick up the slack.

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There’s no turning back now

My first day back at work and both Jim and James (my Mighty Deerstalker co-stags) have signed up for the Coniston Trail Marathon on July 3. But it turns out Jim’s done no training (bad back), and James was only … Continue reading

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If ambition outways ability?

Two weeks ago, I was just out of hospital and confined to barracks and I got an email on my Iphone. A very interesting email. I’d been checking my work emails despite being zombified by painkillers (yes, I am a … Continue reading

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