HARP 24 Running Festival 2018

Fitness, Race Reviews, Running

So I know that I was meant to put up a post prior to my race at the weekend but life got in the way, so apologies. I will however pop up more content in the next few weeks as I have a break from races for three weeks. This weekend was the annual HARP […]

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Adidas City Runs 1hr Challenge

Fitness, Race Reviews

I feel like at the moment all I am doing is writing Race recaps, however when I looked at my training diary I realised every Sunday’s run at the moment is a race! Have no fear because I get three weeks off soon so you’ll find out a little more about my training for Ride […]

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Henley Sprint Triathlon

Fitness, Race Reviews, Triathlons

On Sunday I took part in my second Sprint Triathlon in Henley-on-Thames and absolutely loved it! We drove up on Sunday morning, of course stopping off at McDonald’s for some breakfast (not recommended pre-race fuel) and plodded along the motorway for two hours until we reached Henley. The plan to originally stay up in Henley, […]

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Adidas City Runs 1hr Challenge


Fitness, Race Reviews

I feel like at the moment all I am doing is writing Race recaps, however when I looked at my training diary I realised every Sunday’s run at the moment is a race! Have no fear because I get three weeks off soon so you’ll find out a little more about my training for Ride […]

20th June 2018

Henley Sprint Triathlon


Fitness, Race Reviews, Triathlons

On Sunday I took part in my second Sprint Triathlon in Henley-on-Thames and absolutely loved it! We drove up on Sunday morning, of course stopping off at McDonald’s for some breakfast (not recommended pre-race fuel) and plodded along the motorway for two hours until we reached Henley. The plan to originally stay up in Henley, […]

12th June 2018

Race For Life Southend 2018


Race Reviews, Running

Another year, another Race For Life. I have been running Race For Life now for three years and it still gets me all emotional when I see how many pople take part to raise money for Cancer Research UK. This year I managed to peruade my best friend Amber and her Mum to sign up […]

5th June 2018

Rochford 10k Race Recap


Race Reviews, Running

It feels like it has been such a long time since I have sat down and written a race recap. Was London really that long ago? After having a 3 weeks off to rest my legs after the London Marathon, I signed up to Rochford Running Club’s 10K. I had been rather nervous to get […]

30th May 2018

This Mum Runs Book Review


Lifestyle

I started reading this book as part of the Runner Beans Book Club but only just finished it due to misplacing it for several months in a very safe place.  You know the kind of safe place I am talking about? The one that you can not find because it’s a so safe it becomes […]

21st May 2018

London Marathon 2018 Race Recap


Race Reviews, Running

I BLOODY DID IT!! Lets just take a few moments or so to let that sink in, because even I haven’t got my head round it yet despite being in complete agony after tackling the 26.2 miles. Also, let me apologise now as I have a feeling this post is going to be a little […]

24th April 2018

The London Marathon Expo


Fitness, Running

As I write this post is it less than 24 hours until I am running London – AHH! On Thursday I headed up to London to the marathon expo to collect my bib, chip and goodies! This was my first running expo ever, as even when running large events like The Great North Run and […]

21st April 2018

Maranoia Is Actually A Thing


Fitness, Running

It’s normal for me to get butterflies on the morning of a race but never have I ever been this nervous about a race before. Its 6 days until the London Marathon and I already having extreme Maranoia. For the past Five days I have woken up in the middle of the night following nightmares […]

16th April 2018

TWO WEEKS TILL LONDON


Fitness, Running

Holy cow its only two weeks until the London Marathon! I am absolutely crapping myself about this race as I pasted the point of not being prepared a long time ago. That being said I am going to give it my god damn all and still complete the race even if its in 7 hours […]

7th April 2018