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 […]

New York

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I’ve just returned after spending 10 days in New York which has been truly amazing. I went with Karis and spent the first half in the Hamptons with her sister Tabitha, her husband Craig and their two boys, Dylan and Elliott. We arrive at the airport and a driver is waiting for us to take […]

Roland TD-15KV V-Drums

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I’ve been playing drums for 10 years now on and off. It’s definitely one thing I wish I’d started when I was younger, 19 is quite late in life to start drumming. Since I moved to Empingham I’ve not really played the drums much because they’ve been at my parents. I don’t really have space […]

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 […]

Rat Raced

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Well, where do I start? “What an experience” is definitely the first thing that comes to mind. I was on the start line at 8:15AM and feeling pretty excited/nervous. I was stood next to my friend Billy and off we went with a reasonable pace. After a mile we got to the first inflatable obstacle and a […]