This was my first race of 2018 and the first race since the ROCK n ROLL LAS VEGAS MARATHON in November. A slight come down from New York and Las Vegas to Kidsgrove, but these smaller local races are what make this running community and you have to support you local clubs. As expected, the weather forecast… Continue reading KIDSGROVE 10k 2018 RACE RECAP
This is my review of how things went for me during 2017. This was my second year of running, but really the first year where I actually had some structure to it.
After July's GoTri this was my first attempt at a Sprint distance triathlon and forms part of my continuing training towards a full Ironman in Bolton next July.
Marathon number 3 and my first World Marathon Major. I ran this marathon as part of the Prostate Cancer UK team and like all marathons, it was a marathon of two halves. A good half and a not so good half.
Having ran up the Mow Cop Killer Mile many times during my training for Paris and Berlin I thought that I had best enter the official Killer Mile race. My only dilemma being the race was the day before I was due to fly out to Berlin for the marathon. I thought it is only… Continue reading MOW COP KILLER MILE 2017 RACE RECAP
My 2nd half marathon of the year and second time running this race. With just one week until the Berlin marathon I was in two minds about how to run this one, should I go for a PB or play it safe and run slow with Berlin in mind.
My first mass start open water swim / race and my first swim over 1 mile. A lot of firsts for one day, have a read how things went on what was a very chilly morning in London