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What a Difference a Day Makes


Tuesday I ran. The sun was shining. The sky was blue. And I ended my run FURIOUS, wishing I could run with a tire iron in my hand to whack people, or at least their vehicles. 234 more words


Race Preview: Triple Peaks Challenge

Date: Saturday 28th February 2015
Website: Triple Peaks Challenge

Why should you do it?

Finding good trail events offering challenging distance options, within striking distance from our region, is always a good thing. 404 more words

Race Previews

Q&A with #RSP - Waterproof Jackets for IMRA races?

I was recently invited to host a Questions & Answers evening on the Runners Support Page on Facebook. I was following in the footsteps of some esteemed hosts with Gerry Duffy, Gary O’Hanlon and Hannah Nolan having set the bar height already. 274 more words


Valentine's Ode to Running: Pt 2

Well, what a weekend. My declaration of love for running has got me all of a flutter. As has doing Parkrun and then a cheeky 6miler yesterday. 576 more words


Carnethy 5

We’d first heard about the Carnethy 5 after seeing a post about it on a friend’s Facebook page. However, I initially dismissed it as I didn’t think I’d be capable of completing it. 1,127 more words

Pilgrim Challenge - part 1

What would I even have to write on these race reports if I didn’t have public transport to grumble about? Not even a 2 day, 66 mile trail event through the most stunning scenery inside the M25 could upstage my hatred of public transport. 2,309 more words


Recipe: Vegan, Gluten-Free Bircher

This is a super, amazing bowl-full of running fuel, that is also super healthy and full of nutrients – I go for a variation on themes of this recipe depending on what flavours I fancy on the day, but this is effectively a good base to start with: 138 more words

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