Hi I just wanted to start by saying that one very nice person has sponsored me on my JustGiving page, but has done so anonymously. This means that I don’t know who you are but on the off chance that you’re reading this… THANK YOU. Whilst I admire anyone who runs a blog hugely… Read More Running, Blogging and Rudyard Kipling
Other than my own refusal to start crying in public and the fact that I never take out my oyster card with me, I find that music is what can keep me going to the bitter end of a run. The right song can power me through aching feet, boredom and the increasing temptation to… Read More The May Playlist
I went for a really really horrible run today. I’m not going to start marathon-training properly yet as if I did I’d probably 1. burn out, and 2. become so mind-numbingly bored by running that I’d rather spend an hour listening to ‘I whip my hair back and forth’ over and over again than spend it running.… Read More Running Resolutions #1
Today it was August’s memorial service, and the day I found out I have a guaranteed place with Spinal Research for the London Marathon in 2015. I have to raise at least £1800. To say I’m shitting it would be an understatement. I’m not going to pretend I’m a novice runner, I’ve done three half… Read More I’m committed. Feck.