Category Archives: Sports massage

It was all going so well, until it wasn’t

Two months post-marathon and how’s it going? Well, I’m sitting in front of the TV with my legs up, icing my knee. Oh yes, we’ve been here before… It’s now just under 18 weeks until the Preston Marathon. I’d planned … Continue reading

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Two sleeps to go

Two sleeps to go. I’m far too full of nervous energy to write a coherent blog post, so instead I present to you a list of marathon related facts, worries, and what-ifs. 1. Yesterday I went to the Expo It … Continue reading

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Injury Update

I wish I could tell you I’ve been kicking ass with my training and that I was up to 18 mile runs… but instead I can only tell you about my injury woes right now. It has been an extremely … Continue reading

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15 miles and a brush with injury

I’ve just got home from my first ever sports massage… and I feel violated. I knew that my muscles were tight, but I had no idea quite how bad they were – the experience actually made me cry! But before … Continue reading

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