Adidas City Run 1 hour 2019

This was a great race for me, and an opportunity to test how much improvement I have had since I started running. Up with the birds at a crazy hour we went to London and arrived, as instructed, a little before our wave started. On the way I was supposed to have breakfast and a…

MoRun 2018

I arrived at MoRun by myself and was really worried about doing this on my own. So this then meant I was stupidly early and freezing cold, with no car to go back to as I had got a lift. So I got busy making friends to pass the time. There was lots of interesting…

Shine Walk 2018

I trained for this for a good few months, and it is the hardest physical challenge I have ever done so far. I didn’t underestimate this, but it still kicked my bum. To the start! The start was in the evening, so lots of time to kill during the day and we headed in to…

The Color Run 2018

The Color Run is one of those I kept seeing on Facebook, Instagram etc and thought it looked really fun. I was too unfit to take part and too nervous to try. In my year of losing weight, getting fit and doing things I have not done before I decided to give it a go….

Race For Life 2018

I have always wanted to run Race for Life, but have never felt brave enough to enter, until this year. Always thinking I was too slow, too big, not fast enough… I had already lost a few pounds and I was feeling good about my #slowrunner status! Knowing there would be runners, walkers and joggers…