Most people start January with a host of resolutions; the gyms are suddenly full and people practically fight over how their detox is the detox. My 2016 has started with a continuation of what I started in December: half marathon training. Although this is not a new years resolution for me, I am in many ways like the crowds of fitness newbies storming the gyms … Continue reading All the Gear and no Idea
While most people will be starting to think about what their new years resolution will be, I started my half marathon training. Whilst I was supposed to start yesterday, my birthday got in the way of my best laid plans. So instead of running, I went shopping! I did in fact get a lovely new nike running gilet and adidas running top to go with … Continue reading Let the training begin!
After signing up to the North London half marathon in March 2016 for St Joseph’s hospice I started googling training plans. Whilst my usual style is to turn up half prepared, I do intend to stick to this plan as it is the furthest I’ve attempted to run and it’s part of my mission. I have found a 12 week training plan which I will … Continue reading Pre-Training Christmas Run
I am running the North London half marathon in March 2016 to raise money for St Joseph’s hospice; I’ve created this blog to keep myself motivated and also to update my sponsors on my training progress. For those of you that know me, you will know that I’m no Jo Pavey or Paula Radcliffe when it comes to running, I’m more tortoise or snail. This … Continue reading Welcome