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A Tale of Two Marathons

4 days, 13 hours

Well as they say, better late than never so I thought with 2018 almost drawing to a close I would finally get fingers to keyboard and write about my challenges (although very ...

4 days, 13 hours ago

A Small Success

4 days, 16 hours

A good week last week. Since September I have been trying to swim twice a week, run twice a week and cycle twice a week, well this is the first week I ...

4 days, 16 hours ago

3 months, 3 races and zero blogs, well there is definitely some catching up to do. Let’s see where this blog takes us…. The good news is after another spell in ...

5 days, 21 hours ago

Lancing Beach Green parkrun

6 days, 13 hours

Today my parkrun trail took me down to the seaside and to Lancing Beach Green parkrun.  This would  actually be my second attempt to do this one -  I came here last week ...

6 days, 13 hours ago

Well it seems all of sudden there’s quite a bit occurring and December is always my quiet month.  My rule is that I never ‘race’ in December, I use the word ...

Keep on keeping on

1 week, 3 days

For what is pretty much the first time this year, I’m not marathon training. No programme to follow, no distances to log, no cross training or carb loading. In theory I ...

So.  Im fresh back from the  Tenovus Santa Jog hilly windy wet 10k around the National Botanical Gardens of Wales. Good. I crested 1000 miles last week, so far this year. Good ...

Late Report!

1 week, 5 days

Hi all, hope you are all well & feeling good. We have made it to December! So, how did my Half Marathon go last Sunday in Richmond Park? Well, firstly what a ...

... Maybe we’ll turn back the hands of time Let’s go round again One more time (one more time)...   ‘Run every day’ I thought “Run every day” I said Run every ...

Today we've got a little update from our Social Media Manager Kirstie who provides you with some tips on how you can stay up-to-date with realbuzz through our various channels. We ...

2 weeks, 1 day ago

21!

2 weeks, 2 days

Good evening Buzzers 😊 Thought it was about time for a bit of a catch up - not terribly active but this blogging lark has to cover the inactive as well as the active ...

2 weeks, 2 days ago

keeping at it

2 weeks, 3 days

Weight in today at Slimming World and now down to 15st 1lbs. Happy that I continue to head in the right direction. Total weight loss since the beginning of August is now ...

2 weeks, 3 days ago

Grinning like a Cheshire Cat

2 weeks, 4 days

Well folks, would you Adam n Eve it.. I’ve got a place at VMLM19!!! The amazing and wonderful people at Leonard Cheshire have said yes!! This whole crazy debacle is really ...

2 weeks, 4 days ago

Two months since my last post here so I’m well overdue for this. Being part of the realbuzz support team at the London Marathon back in April gave me such a ...

2 weeks, 5 days ago

Good mood to you all! Today, the agenda is cycling in headphones, and we will carefully examine this topic. If you visit our publics in social networks, you have already witnessed disputes ...

1. First of all, running is important for the heart, for cardiovascular activity. Physical training helps the heart to beat clearly, evenly, strongly and easily supply the body with well-oxygenated blood. 2 ...

It's been a good week :-)

3 weeks, 5 days

Snowdon feels like a lifetime ago.  I think I may just have recovered now - physically and mentally.  I confess that my confidence was knocked with how things went on the day but ...

it was definitely a Misty & damp morning, what a change & challenge. loved it & 10 miles done 👍 I felt it today but for the most of it, I really enjoyed it. Hope everyone ...

4 weeks ago

New York Marathon – where do I start? The short version   In short it was the most incredible day.  A HUUUUUUGE event, incredibly well organized, perfect running weather, the start line spectacular, the ...

Every book ive ever read has always had a final chapter.  Every film ive ever watched always has an 'ending'scene. Every sporting event ive witnessed always end with a final whistle ...

I started jogging when I was twenty seven, in Canada. I’d tried out for the university swimming team, but they took their training far too seriously. I mean, daily. I thought ...

Ah, well it’s always an amazing weekend; so, why should this Snowdonia reunion be any different?  The answer is, of course, it shouldn’t be any different. And it wasn’t ...

1 month, 1 week ago

It’s always so ridiculously hard to find the words to explain something that’s climbed straight into my soul and changed me forever. And some people reading this will find it ...

1 month, 1 week ago

Getting motivated

1 month, 2 weeks

Is it too early? Will my motivation last? Will marathon number #12 be my fastest? No! Yes! Please! After a busy month of October with the Chicago Marathon and the Bourbon Chase ...

1 month, 2 weeks ago