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The London Marathon 2017!

Before I go over the full details of the day I wanted to start with my most memorable moment from the marathon… no not the pain, which I will come on to, but the London Marathon crowd! Before the event … Continue reading

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On your mark, get set…!

It’s nearly go time with the London Marathon only a matter of days away. I’m like a child at Christmas, literally buzzing with excitement. I can’t get the marathon out of my head and only a few days ago I … Continue reading

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Charity gig night!

For my final big fundraising push a charity gig night was held live in my living room! Local musician Gary Osborne kindly offered to perform and family and friends were invited to attend the event at £5 a ticket. The … Continue reading

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Progress

In my last blog post I talked about how my shin splints were persisting and my training plan was pretty much out of the window with me concentrating on my recovery. I’m happy to report that my leg is recovering … Continue reading

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Fundraising target reached!!

I’m incredibly pleased to announce that I have not only reached but surpassed 100% of my London Marathon fundraising target for Meningitis Research Foundation! I’m over the moon with happiness and there is still 7 weeks before the marathon so I have plenty … Continue reading

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Minor set back

I managed my longest distance of 16-17 miles a couple of Sundays ago when I was out for a good 2 and a half hour run. It felt good to reach this distance and I felt quite comfortable for 2 … Continue reading

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Another work cake sale!

After the Christmas festivities I knew a lot of my work colleagues were either on a diet of some sort or getting fit for the New Year. Rather than trying to deter them from achieving their goals I decided to … Continue reading

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