Edinburgh half-marathon – 28/05/2017

The year seems to be flying by as we now found ourselves at the end of May, with just 8 weeks to go until my first ironman of the year – the Outlaw triathlon. Just putting that into writing slightly terrifies me, especially with the lack of swimming I’ve been doing but let’s gloss over … Continue reading Edinburgh half-marathon – 28/05/2017

Green Belt Relay 2017

Around 6 months ago my running club, Clapham Chasers, were hunting for someone to take over the reigns from the infamous Bryn Reynolds as chief organiser of our annual entry into the Green Belt Relay. No-one can really replace the 8-time (which was soon to be 10) stage winner with his meticulous attention to detail … Continue reading Green Belt Relay 2017

Wimbledon trail series race 1 – 03/05/2017

Recovery post-London has been much better than I could've ever expected. A small amount of soreness on the Monday/Tuesday but I still managed some gentle running, and by Thursday I was raring to go again, but did the sensible thing and kept it nice and easy for the rest of the week. A 'lads' trip … Continue reading Wimbledon trail series race 1 – 03/05/2017

London Marathon – 23/04/2017

The London Marathon is the best event in the world. Surely this statement isn't even up for debate. The Joe Spraggins of two years ago probably wouldn't agree with you, but he certainly does now. I'm still trying to process last Sunday and I still don't believe that it was my stubby little frame out … Continue reading London Marathon – 23/04/2017