Nick is Beacon’s marathon man

Two-time marathon runner in 2015, still chasing that elusive sub-4 hour time! READ MORE

  • Mar2020176:14 p.m.

    Super Stafford Latest

    Take it easy, they said.  You don’t want to risk an injury, they warned.  You need to start tapering now, they reminded me.

    Sorry…not listening!...


  • Mar1720174:23 p.m.

    The long game

    It’s nearly time to start tapering ahead of Manchester, but before then I have one little challenge left to tackle.  This Sunday is the Stafford...

  • Feb2820171:49 p.m.

    Hitting 20 again

    Miles that is, not my age.  I’d love to be, what with a certain big birthday involving the number ‘4’ looming, but 20 was the number I...

  • Feb2020175:17 p.m.

    Completely resistible

    “What is that smell?  It’s vile.”  A delightful morning greeting to receive from your wife.  Nice to see you too, darling! But...

  • Feb14201712:32 p.m.

    Testing my resolve

    It’s 7pm, I’ve had a long day at work, the temperature has dropped close to zero and I can hear the wind howling at the window and rattling the...

  • Feb0620176:01 p.m.

    Glorious mud?

    Normal service is almost resumed in that I’ve shaken off the worst of the winter germs and am pretty much done coughing and spluttering, for now at least...


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