Valencia marathon – 19/11/2017

One more race to close out the season. It's been a long year, starting way back in December where training for the Outlaw & Ironman Wales started in earnest. I haven't really stopped since then, bouncing from one race to the next. I wouldn't have it any other way; I absolutely love testing myself and … Continue reading Valencia marathon – 19/11/2017

2016 training summary

Quite unbelievably, this blog has now been running for over 3 years, and the little stats page tells me that people are still reading it (well at least opening the page and getting through the first paragraph or so before going back to browsing Facebook). At the end of each year I've done a little … Continue reading 2016 training summary

Berlin marathon report – 25/09/16

Way back in January I found out I'd got a ballot place in the Berlin marathon - one of the biggest in the world and one of the 6 'world marathon majors'. This was an opportunity too good to turn down, especially as Katie had also got a place along with my good mate James … Continue reading Berlin marathon report – 25/09/16

Mile End parkrun (10/09/16), a new bike and thoughts on Berlin

I've got a fair bit to cover in this post, so will try not to waffle on too much as always. I'm always amazed when I see my friends and family and they say 'Oh, I read your blog the other day'. My initial reaction is usually, 'I'm so sorry you had to trawl through … Continue reading Mile End parkrun (10/09/16), a new bike and thoughts on Berlin