First Marathon Musings!

My story of training for the Virgin London Marathon in April 2016 to raise money for The Aplastic Anaemia Trust. READ MORE

  • Apr04201611:39 p.m.

    All about the Numbers! Latest

    It seems to be all about the numbers at the moment as the 3-week taper begins for most.  So here are my numbers from today:

    3 - weeks to go until my first ...


  • Jan2720169:55 p.m.

    Five Dangers of Running from this week!

    As the mileage increases I am becoming more acutely aware of some of the dangers of running.  Forget all those opinionated statements about "you'll ruin...

  • Jan26201610:10 p.m.

    In need of Music Motivation!

    Week 4 and this has been a toughie.  My long run on Sunday had to be late in the day.  Too many things going on during the day.  It was...

  • Jan20201610:12 p.m.

    Two weeks under the belt

    Two weeks into my 16-week Marathon training plan with 30 miles under my belt and 7% of my fundraising target achieved and I am feeling not too bad.  A wee...


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