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The School Run [Report]

Led the race for 5 miles only to miss out in the final .4 mile climb but I couldn’t have done much more.

Trunce – #3 [Report]

I needed to snap out of my post London funk and the Trunce is always a good evening fell race to pop along to.

Dissecting “disaster”

Disaster is a strong word but in light of getting nowhere near my London goal it’s worth reflecting on what contributed to it after four months of solid training.

Disaster – London Marathon 2017 [Report]

4 months of training, a good bump in mileage and some excellent race results in build up but on the big day a race of two halves and a big disappointment crossing the line in the end.

Report – Canalathon 50k

Joint 3rd place and a run that went pretty much to my best hopes, and Canalathon 50k  turned out to be one of my best races in a long time.

Looking forward to Canalathon 50k

I’ve had my eye on Canalathon for a couple of years but it’s always been passed over in favour of a bigger goal close to the date but this time I’m going to take on the 50k before London.

Wiped out with illness

After a stellar first month of London Marathon training I was struck down with some sort of illness that’s been doing the rounds and it wiped me out big time.