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My Great North Run 2017

It’s been and gone. One of the most iconic races on my running calendar has, again, been ticked off my list as I have completed my THIRD Simplyhealth Great North Run.

It’s all be highs throughout my training block and I’ve never felt stronger than I did over 11 miles –  the two and bit HURT. Continue reading “My Great North Run 2017”

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Five races down, one to go…

That’s it. It’s done. All I can do now is wait.

Sunday marked the final race in my training calendar before the Great North Run, I’ve never felt so ready for this half marathon. Continue reading “Five races down, one to go…”

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…is this thing on?

I know, I know – I’ve not blogged for a while!

My blogging game has been poor recently, I’ve simply not been inspired or even when I’ve thought about writing, I’ve simply not felt the topic as I was typing, I’ve lost count how many times I’ve got halfway through a blog and then I don’t like it. Continue reading “…is this thing on?”

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Reviewing My Blaydon Race

It’s almost been a week since the magical Blaydon Races arrived and I’m still buzzing from my performance. 

Running so close to sub-40 has been the barrier I wanted to break since my first run out in 2015, I may have to wait another year, but the desire and hunger remains. Continue reading “Reviewing My Blaydon Race”

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The One After The Sunderland 10K

So, that, as they say, is that.

Two weeks ago, the three amigos of Katie, Peter and myself powered over the line to wrap the Siglion Sunderland 10k & Half Marathon. Continue reading “The One After The Sunderland 10K”