Marathon Training Week 11 and the Vitality North London Half

Hello, I’m typing this totally horizontal as I’m recovering from the North London Half Marathon, which I completed this morning in a time of 1:41:52.  This is a new PB for me and naturally I’m thrilled.  Even more excitingly I was the 43rd woman home out of nearly 1200.  So exciting! Once again thanks so… Read More Marathon Training Week 11 and the Vitality North London Half

A Quick Catch Up – Weeks 7 to 10 of Marathon Training and Hitting the Training Wall

So I haven’t blogged for four weeks, which is very bad of me! There are a number of reasons behind this, but the biggest one has been injury! I’ve had problems with my IT band and with shin splints (both in my left leg) that have meant training has been up and down both physically… Read More A Quick Catch Up – Weeks 7 to 10 of Marathon Training and Hitting the Training Wall