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BROOKLYN HALF MARATHON HOPES & DREAMS

With two weeks to go until race day I thought I would set out my goal for the Brooklyn Half Marathon. My goal is simple. I am going here to race, I have been targetting this race since I signed up for the NYRR Virtual 6 programme in March 2018. This was how I got… Continue reading BROOKLYN HALF MARATHON HOPES & DREAMS

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MID-CHESHIRE 5K SPRING 2019 RACE RECAP

The Mid-Cheshire 5k is my first 5k since I ran an 18:51 PB at ROCK n ROLL LIVERPOOL 5k in 2018 (not counting the Chicago 5k and Abbotts Dash to the Finish as they were shakeout runs for the marathons the following day. I signed up for the Mid-Cheshire 5k as it is billed as a fast… Continue reading MID-CHESHIRE 5K SPRING 2019 RACE RECAP

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TCS NEW YORK CITY MARATHON 2018 RACE RECAP

Marathon distance run number 10, my fifth of 2018 and final race of the year. I came into today wondering whether this was a race too far, feeling tired and carrying an injury, despite that I was still going to give it my best shot and try for a PB, anything under 3:35 will be a PB and a massive achievement given the injury. Here is my story of November 4th 2018.

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BANK OF AMERICA CHICAGO MARATHON 2018 RACE RECAP

Marathon major number 4. This is the race I have spent the whole summer working towards. The A race for 2018, the race where I run well, the race I set a PB and run the time I know I am capable of..... that was the plan..

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BANK OF AMERICA CHICAGO MARATHON 2018 EXPO & 5k

Here we go again, marathon distance run number 9 and back in the US for another major. This blog talks about my travelling out to Chicago the trip(s) to the expo and the Saturday International Chicago 5k run.