Category Archives: Racing

The National Lottery Anniversary Run – race report

The National Lottery Anniversary Run (5 miles) – 21st July 2013 Running on an Olympic track isn’t an opportunity that presents itself every day, so when I was given the chance to do so, in the form of the National … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Marathon 2013 Race Report

Edinburgh Marathon – 26th May 2013 When preparing for my first marathon in London last year I had three main aims. Firstly, to finish with a time beginning with 4. Secondly, to enjoy it. And thirdly, to run every step. … Continue reading

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Reading Half Marathon Race Report

Reading Half Marathon – Sunday 17th March 2013 I’ve finally got the feeling back in my fingers enough to type up a quick re-cap of today’s very windy and very cold half marathon. I signed up for this race as … Continue reading

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Preston Guild Half Marathon 2012 Race Report

Preston Guild Half Marathon – Sunday 28th October 2012 Ah, Preston. My hometown. It’s not the prettiest city, nor is it the most exciting, but it is home for me. So when I found out that there was to be … Continue reading

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Ealing Half Marathon Race Report

Ealing Half Marathon – 30th September 2012 This morning I towed the line of the inaugural Ealing Half Marathon – my first half marathon since the Lancaster race last November (where I PB’d in 1:58). I’d had my eye on … Continue reading

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A little less conversation, a little more action

Yesterday marked the anniversary of my starting “Honge on the run”. How did I remember that? Because yesterday was also Virgin London Marathon 2013 ballot results day. I wasn’t holding out much hope of being lucky enough to get in … Continue reading

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Clapham Common 10k Race Report

Sunday 19th August 2012 Today marked my first race since the London Marathon and my first 10k race for almost 18 months. Since the marathon my running has been a bit up and down. I lost a lot of motivation … Continue reading

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