Category Archives: Hyde Park

Run long, run strong…

A lot of my recent decision making has been based on “you only live once”. That’s how I ended up with a rather greasy and spicy Lebanese takeaway on Friday night, the evening before my 18 mile long run. Not … Continue reading

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This morning I ran…

…and I ran fast! (Well, fast for me. I’m not going to be giving Paula Radcliffe a run for her money any time soon). And I enjoyed it! I was well prepared for this mornings run. I’d gone to bed … Continue reading

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Running vs. December

On Saturday I did a 12-mile run, and now I’m going to moan about it. I only have myself to blame, seeing as I crafted my own training schedule, but I’m going to moan anyway. Don’t get me wrong; you … Continue reading

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12 miles done

I’ve just got home from my Saturday long run and I’m feeling really rather pleased with myself (as well as sweaty, sore and smelly). Why? Because I just ran 12.04 miles in 1 hour 49 minutes and 19 seconds! That’s … Continue reading

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I Heart October

Yay, it’s October, my favourite month of the year! And not just because it’s Halloween, although that does play a big part. I love autumn. Stepping on crunchy leaves, snuggly nights on the sofa, big comfy jumpers… and especially October … Continue reading

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