March 24, 2013

213.66 – 234.79KM: Solo Run

This weekend I was originally scheduled to take part in the Rother Valley 10k, however despite Wednesday officially being the first day of Spring, Winter decided to return this week and the heavy snow caused the event to be cancelled on Friday evening. As you can see from the...

March 21, 2013

Breaking through the 20 mile barrier

So this morning I woke up at 4am, a time usually reserved for milkmen and repeats of Hollyoaks for the deaf, for a 20 mile run before work. With only a month (today) until the London Marathon I decided that I needed to fit in one final long run...

March 7, 2013

Catching that running bug…

Fresh from setting another personal best at theĀ Silverstone Half MarathonĀ this past weekend, my running has come to grinding halt this week. I briefly mentioned in my Silverstone review that I felt very run down after the race, I had been battling with a cold for a few days,...

March 1, 2013

February Review (74.26 – 160.87KM)

After a relatively slow start to the year with only two races, February saw me run a 14k, two Half Marathons and a 30k. In the second month of my 1000km challenge I broke the 100km barrier, ran in four new races, ran my longest race so far and...

February 26, 2013

In The News: Exchange Magazine (March 2013 Edition)

Yesterday I received a copy of the National Eczema Society's quarterly magazine for members 'Exchange'. The magazine is produced every three months to keep the charity's members up to date with news about the charity and the latest in...

January 26, 2013

53.13 – 74.26km: Another Solo (Snow) Run

So this morning I completed the first month of my 1000km challenge with an impromptu Half Marathon. Originally I had only planned to run a 10K today, but after checking the weather and feeling reasonably fresh I decided to push my planned...

January 19, 2013

32 – 53.13KM: Solo (Snow) Run

January was always going to be an interesting month for this challenge, as it marked the start, but also was devoid of races in comparison to other months. One of the main races I had identified for January was York's Brass Monkey Half...

January 6, 2013

10 – 20KM: Solo Run

Fresh off the back of the Cleethorpes New Years Day 10K and a short three day week at work I found myself at the weekend and ready to clock up some more KM. This week is some what of an oddity as I am able to count two runs towards the challenge total. The rules I have set...