For Day Three, I chose ‘Uncertainty’ as my Wordspiration. I went a bit creative & made it into a poem. It’s about one of my big loves. Running. I’m injured at the moment so this talks about the uncertainty of something I enjoy 🙂 Source Life is full of uncertainties, It’s the only certain thing, … More Writing 101 #3 Wordspiration: Uncertainty
Sisters are doing it for themselves, running on their own two feet… And having a great time doing it. My little sister has never been too fond of running. She’s a little gym bunny, looking fabulous and effortless as she pounds the treadmill, all 5ft 10 of her. She loves a good dance class and … More Sisters are doing it for themselves
I did the Gosport Half and got my PB but had a serious off day. This was a Half Marathon off-day that produced a pretty on-mazing result. It’s been a while coming & sorry for the delay! As I mentioned in my previous post, I was so nervous about running the Gosport Half and a huge … More Gels, Sweat, Tears & a 2hr 7min PB
It is now 4 DAYS until the Gosport Half Marathon… And I’m back into the tapering stages. Anyone else get twitchy at this point? I’ve been a bit light on the running in the past week so I don’t aggravate the potential leg ache any further. Due to long coming car troubles, I’ve had the … More It’s Taper Time!
Not a bad effort with just 3 weeks to go until the Gosport Half. I’m the one insisting that doing another Half Marathon in 3 weeks time (gah!) is a good idea. Admittedly, our running coach wasn’t too keen but he knows my determination is slightly unrivalled so has stopped putting a can on my … More 17.5 miles in 3days…
A local girl was recently attacked in a neighbourhood near to where I live. It was around 10pm at night & she was walking home alone. She was jumped by a group of boys and attacked. Something like this got me thinking about what it will be like for runners, dog walkers, cyclists and pedestrians out there as … More 10 tips to stay run safe this winter