The one where I run in the sun in Spain This week was another trip away from home. Three days talking about anti-slip flooring in Spain. As with the last trip I managed to squeeze my running gear into my small suitcase and was looking forward to a run along the beach. So after a… Read More Sun, sea, sand and shooting pains in my leg!!!
The one where I turn back and go home Last night I went for a short run. All day I had been thinking about it, in my head I planned it. A quick 30 minute run with the aim of reaching 5k. But, best laid plans and all that. I set off OK. I found… Read More Just Rubbish!
The one where I get a surprise in the post Today my medal arrived for the Soldier On challenge. It was quite strange to get a medal through the post but when the girls saw it and were quite excited by it and I felt a little bit proud of myself. During the week of… Read More Two down … thirty eight to go
The one where I see Bambi Two more training runs done and after all the excitment of running 10k on Tuesday I only managed a 3.5k and 4.5k run over the last two days. It was back to running with work and the NT group and my ambition to run further and faster were dashed… Read More Oh Deer!!!
The one where I finally get into double figures After one month and one day of running I managed 10k tonight. I am so chuffed with myself! It wasn’t quick, and it certainly wasn’t pretty but I did it. I found the 4th and 5th kilometres the hardest, particularly as there was a steep hill… Read More My longest run yet
The one where I get my first medal Yesterday (14th June,) I took part in my first race since starting this challenge one month ago. I entered the local Race for Life with my two kidlets, mum, sister and lots of friends. It was a great day with a wonderful atmosphere. After two birthday parties… Read More One down … 39 to go!
The one where I take it steady After the usual hectic Friday (12th June) which involved picking kidlets up from school, taking to swimming lessons, visiting Mother in Law, cleaning and much more … I managed to get to the local NT property by 6 o’clock. This week we were down to two runners and… Read More Just the two of us