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Back to Normal

8 hours, 38 minutes

Following my cough and cold I am now back to normal. Last weekend I did two lots of indoor climbing so that helped push my grade up. I have done one session ...

8 hours, 37 minutes ago

New year new challenges

2 days, 6 hours

Saturday had me looking forward to my first proper run since i started my training programme, all was going  well until i came of the edge of the path and went flying ...

2 days, 6 hours ago

Still Here? Happy New Year!

2 days, 8 hours

Still here? If you are, thank you for bearing with me and a Happy 2020 to all of my blog readers. I can only apologise for my lack of posting (the reasons ...

2 days, 8 hours ago

I started the year with a New Years Day Parkrun.  It found it incredibly difficult. I was still recovering from that flu type virus which has been going round. I would have ...

3 days, 1 hour ago

Many people assume that to become a good runner you simply need to run lots. However, I’ve found there are other factors you should consider if you’re looking to improve ...

Why DO we do it?

1 week, 1 day

I haven't been for a run in 10days. There's been a variety of reasons, mainly just too much going on & too many family demands. I have to admit that there ...

Happy New Year everybody! I'm going to blame all of you (the community of Realbuzz bloggers and all my other supporters) for my latest development. For writing vivid, inspiring blog entries ...

First post!

2 weeks

My first ever blog post on my London Marathon prep! Wooo!  I´m gonna keep this one pretty short as I´m going to try to post something on here as often ...

The Leas parkrun

2 weeks, 4 days

Well what do you know?  It’s a brand new year.  It’s a whole new decade.  And I’m still here and still running.  Only just though.  At the moment my ...

2 weeks, 4 days ago

Travels with Smartie (1)

2 weeks, 4 days

This is getting a bit silly now! - but I've written it, so 'publish and be damned'! Last year, I won a guided tour of the inside of the Grande-Dixence dam, in ...

2 weeks, 4 days ago

Unfinished business

3 weeks, 1 day

I was starting to wonder if I'd perhaps left my laptop somewhere up mount Snowdon seeing as that weekend was the last time I managed to get the blog updated. But ...

So again I have been slack in Blogging, the last time I put fingers to keyboards was to tell the tale of our night half marathon shenanigans, a tale I am sure ...

No matter how far I stray I would always find my way home. And so here I am once more. Hi Buzzer it's been awhile. I've missed you.  Chicago never ...

Blog block

2 months

Well its a long while since I blogged, but the running has continued. I have to say that I do now have the t-shirt (of the club i joined) and have completed ...

2 months ago

My calendar doesn't work like everyone else's 😳.  My mindset certainly doesn't 😂!  I look forward so much to that weekend in Snowdonia, that in many ways, it has sort of ...

is there anybody out there?????

2 months, 1 week

Middle aged nervous bloke who DOES know what he’s letting himself in for but has the luxury of having no children at home... However.. I have a question for the group ...

2 months, 1 week ago

Could do better! 😂

2 months, 1 week

Hi all you lovely people! 😊 That sentence relates to my serious lack of blogging for what seems like years and years! I've had trouble getting signed back in but after what ...

2 months, 1 week ago

Hello Buzzers 😁 Snowdonia Marathon Eryri - that truly magical set of words. My usual apologies in advance. If you think my blogs are always long, fasten you’re seat belts because this one ...

2 months, 1 week ago

It's a wrap.

2 months, 2 weeks

Considering the time of year, one could be forgiven for thinking the title of this post has something to do with the conclusion of a long running season. Which it does, in ...

2 months, 2 weeks ago

Alarm went of at 4:30, Max was already up taping her feet and I tried to start eating. I always struggle in the morning and race day is no exception. I ...

3 months ago

Run like the wind

3 months, 1 week

I think the goal of this will to be to focus on how I feel after running honestly. It helps to take stock of how a run went and how I’d ...

3 months, 1 week ago

Racing 800m as a veteran

3 months, 2 weeks

“Men’s 800m to the start.” The cold chill of nerves and excitement descends from somewhere at the top of my chest to the stomach.  The process from here on is formal ...

Wow! What a Buzzzzzzzzzz

3 months, 3 weeks

lol I wanted to share something with you ! after everything that has happened last week, I had some good news. I won a competition it was to like & retweet #pulseroll that's ...

3 months, 3 weeks ago

Saturday 21st September – Journey’s End - The Serpentine 2 Mile Swimming Event Three lots of toilet trips overnight and the last one kept me awake well before the alarm was due to ...

3 months, 3 weeks ago