Category Archives: Resting

The run you shouldn’t do

They say “you’ll never regret a run you do, only a run you don’t do”, but I’d like to disagree. There are more that a couple of runs that I have regretted during my time. I’m sure any runner will … Continue reading

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Hibernation mode

On Tuesday morning I was rudely awoken at 5:55am by my phone alarm. Not that I remember it. I switched it off in my sleep, finally waking up at the more sociable hour of 7… On Wednesday morning my alarm … Continue reading

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Running and other drugs

So since my little experiment in rest… I’ve finally had my post-marathon McDonalds… And quite a bit of other food (my little pot-belly is a constant reminder than I’m no longer marathon training). I graduated (from my masters. I’m still … Continue reading

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An experiment in rest

I’m taking a break. Not from work, not from wine, not from TV… from running. It would appear that the marathon has taken more out of me than I had originally thought. I took five rest days immediately post-marathon. I … Continue reading

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