RDA SE Conference

By Saturday, October 25, 2014 0 Permalink 0

This year I was invited to speak the RDA (Riding for Disabled Association) South East conference after running the 2014 London Marathon to raise funds. Although a little daunting presenting to so many people, also a very useful day to meet other volunteers and learn more about the charity across the region. So for anyone that ...

Race Report: London Marathon

By Friday, April 18, 2014 0 Permalink 0

My alarm went off at 5:42 (yes you right read that right... those extra 2 minutes made all the difference!), I already had everything prepared so all I had to do was get dressed and of course eat my porridge at stupid o'clock! Arrived at the Bracknell sports centre just after 6:15am and was greeted with ...

All set for the marathon!

By Saturday, April 12, 2014 0 Permalink 0

I still can't believe that tomorrow I will be running THE London Marathon! I remember watching it on TV as a kid, I remember my very first run where I couldn't even finish a mile, I remember not being able to walk up the stairs through sheer pain of such a short run! I remember ...

The highs & lows of marathon training

By Friday, March 14, 2014 0 Permalink 0

I officially started my marathon training at the beginning of Jan; although I am a keen runner I have never ran a full marathon so these past few months have certainly been a challenge for me. With flooding, torrential rain (one time we had to literally climb around some fencing to get through a flood!), ...

Marathon Training begins…

By Thursday, January 2, 2014 0 Permalink 0

Eeeek... the start of 2014 means the start of Marathon training! I'm both excited & nervous! I really enjoy long distance running so the training will be "fun" but you put so much into training for just one day... where it could all go wrong! (Just my luck I will end up with a cold on ...

1032.67 miles over 157 hours!

By Tuesday, December 31, 2013 0 Permalink 0

You guessed it... it's yet another post about #RUNNING For anyone that has been following me your absolutely sick of me talking about running! I can certainly say that 2013 has been the year of running for me, since joining a running club at the start of the year I have not only improved my times (shaved 12 ...

Training commences…

By Monday, January 25, 2010 0 Permalink 0

On Friday I officially started my half marathon training & wow it was tough! I forgot how hard it was get back into running after a long break! Couldn't hardly walk on the weekend lol. Although went out again this lunchtime & found it slightly easier :-) Just need to push myself to beat that ...