I’m Marathon Training…

Say what?! After bawling at the London Marathon and watching Mind Over Marathon, two things happened. One, i entered the ballot for London Marathon (duh) although i’m not disillusioned to think i actually stand a chance. Two, i started looking at other marathons for 2018.  Now once you start running and doing events  it is very easy when you see something online to get a little click happy. Well i… View Post
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What makes you a runner?

At what point do you become a runner? When you’ve entered an event, when you’ve earned a medal, when you kit yourself out in professional gear, when you start covering longer distances… when can you officially class yourself as a runner? I think there’s certainly an interesting debate to be had here. Some may say you don’t become a runner until your first event and i can sort of understand… View Post
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What i’ve learnt from running…

So i guess this year i officially became a runner. I run events, i’m part of a community and i have medals and finisher tees. I’ve always been fond of shorter distances when it comes to running. I used to prefer 100m and 200m track events back in the day when i used to do athletics. It’s been weird transitioning to longer distances and it’s certainly been a challenge going… View Post
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April Favourites

I’m not sure if i’m ready to start blogging again so i’m testing the waters with a casual favourites post. Let’s see how we get on, shall we… Places In Nottingham I’ve tried a lot of new places lately, new to Nottingham and places that are just new to me. Here’s a couple of my fave spots that i’ve been revisiting a lot. Son Of Steak – This is the… View Post
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How to keep going when you feel like giving up

At some point in life everyone will have a crisis of confidence and question the purpose of something they are doing or working on. Recently i had a moment of weakness and nearly withdrew my entry to my half marathon. My post Christmas fitness has actually been fine but my other priorities have prevented me from doing as much exercise as i feel the need to do. I put so much… View Post