Plodding towards the start line in 2016

Hello and thanks for stopping by. It all began with a lovely letter rom the GP in January telling me that as I am now the wrong side of 40 I am entitled to a free health check. I went along and they did various tests, all of which were fine and I came away with the usual advice that my weight was a bit too high, nothing I didn't already know. But having lost... READ MORE

  • Nov1520151:08 p.m.

    A blip in the journey Latest

    So, last time I posted I had just done 5 miles and was feeling pretty chuffed with myself. I then did my normal 30 minute midweek runs and after the second one ...


  • Oct25201510:04 a.m.

    Another week under the belt

    Week three: Done :) This week I did my usual kettlebells class and 2 x 30 minute runs during the week, the days had to be shifted as it was a busy week at work...

  • Oct18201510:09 a.m.

    This is for real now

    So, week two is done, and I'm feeling really positive about it. I have paid my entrance fee this week and booked a hotel for the night before the marathon. Its...

  • Oct1520157:02 p.m.

    Feeling good

    So today was one of those manic days at work, nothing that I had planned to do got done, I came aay feeling like I could have stayed there another 3 hours and...

  • Oct1320156:39 p.m.

    Week two ...

    Thank you for your comments - one week in and I'm still plodding on :) Today I have done my 30 minute run on the treadmill, I am used to doing most of it...

  • Oct11201510:25 a.m.

    How it all started ....

    Hello and thanks for stopping by. It all began with a lovely letter rom the GP in January telling me that as I am now the wrong side of 40 I am entitled to a...


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