Berlin Marathon

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Berlin wasn’t the first destination that came to mind when I started to think about which marathon to do next. My friend Luke had already decided he was going to attempt it so I said I’d do it with him. Some months later and Luke had to drop out, he had back issues and they […]

Rat Race Dirty Weekend 2014

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I can hardly believe it was a year ago since I did this race the first time. This time training had been going much better although it wasn’t 100% smooth. What I’m going to end up with is a custom orthotic to help support my arches. It’s not what I’d really like to happen but […]

Snowdonia Marathon

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What an incredible experience! My IT bands were still playing up a couple of months ago so I decided to get some sports therapy from Oakham Sports Massage. They also did kinesiology taping for them which has been incredibly effective with the sports massaging too. I got a couple of long training runs in including a […]

Marathon Training

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It’s been about two months since I completed the Rat Race now and I’ve been concentrating on getting back in to a training routine for the Snowdonia Marathon at the end of October. In some ways it feels like it’s a while away. In others it feels like I’ve not got anywhere near enough time […]