Nothing like starting an overdue blog with lyrics from Aaliyah (‘Try Again’). I felt it was appropriate. It has been a rather long time since I last wrote here and plenty has happened since my last entry. This would actually have been the perfect time to get writing but only now have I come back … More ‘It’s been a long time, I shouldn’t have left you…’
When you’ve got anxiety and depression on your mind, there’s only one thing I can do. Run. … More Running & My Anxious Life
So, that’s it. It’s official. I’ve entered the ballot for my FIRST EVER marathon! And it’s thanks partly to you guys! The Virgin London Marathon 2017 will be my big 26.2mile goal before I turn 30 in the same year. For those who’ve signed up for their first marathon before, you’ll know that even the process of … More London’s Calling… Thanks to you!
Did you know Beyoncé and I have something in common? No, it’s not the fashion sense, and nope, it’s not amazing dancing (although I have been known to tear up a dancefloor)… … It’s that we’re both running the world… I have no plans to overthrow any nation but I DO plan to run the … More Who #RunTheWorlds? This girl!
And so the wanderer returns! By seeing this you might be tricked into thinking that I’ve been somewhere exciting, exotic or extraordinary when in fact, I just feel off the radar. Truth is? I wandered off the training path and stumbled upon the yellow brick road of strength training after hurting my knee. This meant … More The wonky wanderer returns!
Back in March, I wrote about being a spectator at the Bath Half Marathon and how it was different being on the other side of the tape. Due to injury, I was yet again a spectator for the Cardiff Half Marathon last weekend (which I was supposed to run) …and lasted about 30minutes. My little sister … More I’m not a good spectator…
Over the past few weeks I’ve been struggling with knee pain. I’ve whinged about it to all you guys (sorry!) but today has taken its toll. This is how things currently are… I’m knee deep in feeling sorry for myself. I haven’t been on a proper run in weeks, just doing Zumba, swimming, spin … More Knee deep in running sorrow…
Hi fellow followers! My sincere apologies for the lax nature of my posting these past few weeks. I’ve been actively sulking (one activity that doesn’t hurt my knees!) The Swansea Half came and went as did a Disneyland Paris Hen Do, plenty of high intensity Zumba/tone classes and the attempt to get back into the … More In Knee-d of help
So, the week before the Swansea Half Marathon has arrived! This time next week, I will have accomplished my third half marathon….And won’t be able to walk. Sounds funny to say it! Completed two short runs this weekend which was quite refreshing, having done my long runs on my own in the past few weeks, I finally … More It’s the Final Countdown….
Hello… Is it me you’re looking for? Sorry I seem to have fallen off the blog-dar in the past two weeks. But idle I haven’t been! Much I have achieved (I seem to have taken to speaking a little like Yoda… Must be all the running) In the past fortnight I’ve accomplished: Running my first … More The Only Way Is Up!