Because, like many of you reading this, I am a little unhinged and have decided to run a marathon in the spring, I have also decided to run through the worst months of the year. There’s no getting round it: it’s dark, it’s cold and, more often than not, it’s wet. This will be the… Continue reading Marathon training in winter: how to survive.
And so it begins. 18 weeks of training for the London Marathon. Every run is now scheduled; every run will be logged; every run, from this day forth (well, Monday 9th December) has a purpose. So what better way to say goodbye to a life of fun running than with a weekend of fun races?!… Continue reading A weekend at the races
It’s not everyday you get an answer phone message from a number you don’t recognise, but a voice you know instantly. I’ve been listening to Marathon Talk for a couple of years, it is brilliant for lonely long winter runs, perfect for listening to whilst baking on a Sunday afternoon and fantastic on a long train… Continue reading Jantastic Friday