#20SomethingRuns: Marathon Update #3


Fitness, Updates

Marathon update time!! These weekly updates are really helping to highlight the improvement I am making and consequently motivating me to do better. I have decided that these will now go live just before the weekend on Thursday/Fridays, so keep an eye out if you’re interested. This week has been all about working through delayed […]

18th December 2016

#20SomethingRuns: Week 2 Marathon Training


Fitness, Lifestyle

I can’t believe another week has gone by and I’m already sitting here writing about running once again. This week has been fun – with my tonsillitis under control I’ve been able to turn up the training a notch with 5k runs during the week. If you wish to know how Sundays race went head […]

12th December 2016

#20SomethingRuns: Week 1 Marathon Training


Fitness

Okay, so I know I didn’t make it through week one of training like I expected to having had another bout of Tonsillitis, but I started and that’s an achievement in my opinion. Everything started off so well, Lloyd & I ran an easy short run of 2.2 miles round the block on Sunday night. […]

2nd December 2016

#20SomethingRuns: VLM Training Day


Fitness, Uncategorised

On Saturday I attended my first Virgin London Marathon training event with my chosen charity Cardiomyopathy UK. The day was so much more than I was expecting: I learnt new running techniques, pro tips for running a marathon and I left feeling as though I was part of a team. I’ve already started sharing my […]

29th November 2016

#20SomethingRuns: 10 Thoughts I Have When Running


Fitness

Running is becoming a huge part of my life. Whether I am stressed; upset, training or simply just craving the great outdoors, lacing up my running shoes and heading outdoors still gives me butterflies. Long runs are perfect for practicing mindlessness and reflection. However, when I’m not trying to find my inner Buddha here is what […]

11th November 2016

#20somethingruns VIRGIN’S LONDON MARATHON!


Fitness

eeeeeee!!! I am so excited to share this post today as this is something I have been dreaming off since my pre hip injury days 4 years ago. Yesterday I finally got the call from Cardiomyopathy UK that I was able to take a charity place in the London Marathon 2017! I was ecstatic dancing round […]

20th October 2016

6 Reasons You Should Ditch Your Bra


Advice, Fitness

I have always seen my small cleavage as my biggest weakness. This sounds silly, yes, but the media these days makes us feel inadequate if we don’t have a rack like Kim K. Since I started actively practising self-love (that sounds more raunchy then it really is) I have learnt to get over the fact […]

23rd September 2016