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Barclay parkrun

12 hours, 37 minutes

Well I continue on. I am back up to running every other day now, resting on the days in between to try and get my ankle to settle down.  As long as ...

12 hours, 37 minutes ago

Friday 3rd May – Training Idea Suggestion Taken On Bee sting again on my right ear this time and with lack of sleep being unable to lie on that side the show still ...

Rose Dorothy Dauriac Rose Dorothy Dauriac was born on 30-08-2014 in New York City in the state of New York, United States. She is a daughter of famous American actress Scarlett Johansson ...

yea I went out for a run to test the water, started slow & yes after a cold & rest,the legs were like jelly. But as the run went on I started to ...

Spring-ish

6 days, 7 hours

Motivation comes and goes, but having finished March with a total of 151 kms, and April with just under 158, I suppose that's not too bad - especially given some of the ...

6 days, 7 hours ago

Run Free....

6 days, 15 hours

Click, play, listen, read 😄: https://youtu.be/ISWOrI0WaLs RUN free, as free as the wind blows, as free as the grass grows, run free and follow your heart 😄😄.... Well the old ticker ...

Starting slow

1 week, 1 day

Today was the first step. Tomorrow will be the first run of the training schedule. I have eaten almost everything unhealthy left in the house from Easter and I am ready to ...

Realisation!

1 week, 2 days

Hello Buzzers 😊 Well, over a month this time without blogging! Trouble is that life is so busy that every time I sit down I fall asleep 😂😂 So this morning, I’m sitting ...

1 week, 2 days ago

…….and what I now call my Heinz Marathon; well it was marathon #57 for me!  Henry Heinz thought 57 was a lucky number so he began using the slogan ‘57 Varieties’ in ...

I have run this race twice before.  In 2017 on a very cold, rainy March.  All I can remember is Mum meeting me as I finished and apologising for throwing away the ...

1 week, 4 days ago

A Nice Surprise

2 weeks, 4 days

I have had a bit of a nice surprise with my triathlon 16 week training plan. I had not looked ahead in the plan too far as did not want to scare ...

2 weeks, 4 days ago

Wow!  What a day!  That was just the best, thank you London.  Anyone thinking of running a marathon then you just have to do this one, I loved every step of it ...

2 weeks, 5 days ago

Brighton rocked

3 weeks, 1 day

It’s funny the things that go through your mind when you’re running, especially long distance.  Four and a bit miles into the 26.2 that made up the Brighton Marathon ...

Project 3:00 - All In!

1 month, 1 week

Is there really any difference between running 26.2 miles in a time of 03:00:01 or a time of 02:59:59? Does that second or two make any difference ...

1 month, 1 week ago

70 km

1 month, 1 week

     Wiem kilka dni temu pisałem o przekroczeniu 50 km, a tu nagle 70 nie wiadomo skąd. O co chodzi? Już wyjaśniam mój licznik na  moment poprzedniego posta wynosił 58km co daję nam ...

1 month, 1 week ago

I raced my 1st 5k event (event No2 of [email protected]) and surprising I really enjoyed it. It was a trail event, climbing around 436ft. I had no idea about what sort ...

1 month, 1 week ago

We all have our favourite snack for our long runs; there are people who swear by porridge with peanut butter before the off, then there are the ultra-junkies who live off flat ...

Reaching a goal

1 month, 3 weeks

Trying the new Realbuzz app to write this post, so far I like it a lot! As I wrote in my last post I have set some goals for my running this ...

1 month, 3 weeks ago

Change is gonna come...

1 month, 3 weeks

I heard a quote yesterday that resonated with me “A calm sea never made a skilled sailor”.  It made me think about us Buzzers – we learn much more from the tough patches ...

1 month, 3 weeks ago

If there's one thing I've learned over the past few months, it's that you don't have to be fast to be a good runner. And there, I've ...

2 months ago

Well, I thought I'd swap my couch to 5K app and try the Realbuzz 5K beginners plan.  I'm on week 2 session 2 and it nearly killed me!  I've ...

Well, she didn't *make* me, but... This morning, I thought that tonight, I would get Mr Flump to run me up to the gym, this evening. However, after a long day ...

Return of the Jedi - sort of....

2 months, 2 weeks

I have not run since last September... sometime last autumn I had it in mind to be somewhere near fit enough for a marathon by now but a sharp dive in confidence ...

2 months, 2 weeks ago

Baby steps forward

2 months, 3 weeks

Firstly, thank you Buzzers for taking the time to read my posts and to giving me words of advice and encouragement - I really appreciate it and you’ll see that I’m ...

2 months, 3 weeks ago