Running to a marathon?

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Lee Maxwell

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Running to a marathon?

It all started with this year Bupa 10,000 and will end with next years Bupa 10,000. From 1k to 26 miles. I intend to run the Brighton Marathon on my 32nd Birthday next year and this blog will be my record of what I have done to achieve it

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And finally its here... conti...

So I am now 39 days from the marathon and staring into the abyss. So far I have completed my first ever off road Duathlon (horrific and painful and over 3 and a half hours long) I scraped a sub 45 10k and I have clocked up hundreds of miles in training ...

And finally its here...

Today starts my full time schedule of training runs up to April 15th and the Brighton Marathon!! Even with the 65mph winds I braved the weather and banked 6.5 miles (though very slowly). I will try to keep this blog as up to date as posible in the follo...
www.justgiving.com/2longweeks So another event nears its end and I can look forward to a rest... After this weekends Cardiff half Marathon that is. Since I last wrote the structure of the event has changed slightly. I have moved from the 3 half marathon...

Still running to a marathon

So I thought it was about time I updated this blog with the rest of the story so far. You'll see that my last target was the Cardiff Half Marathon in Oct 2010 (The short year). I have since completed that race in 1 hour 50. I then went on to complete th...

The story so far...

In January of this year, after quitting smoking and getting to a weight of some 16st 9 I decided to do something and choose running. I already play rugby ready so how hard could standard running be?? My first run was 1 mile, in that time I stopped to wa...