Going on a recce

All people ever tell me about the Windsor half marathon is that I’m mad and it’s hilly.  So today, I thought that I would go to check it out.

Obviously, I didn’t run the whole course.  In fact, I ran very little of it, because I kept getting lost.  But I did run in the great park, and I did run eight miles.  And though it’s true that the park isn’t flat, the hills that I found weren’t as bad as I thought they might be.

Which is good.

About abradypus

A Bradypus or Sloth am I, I live a life of ease, contented not to do or die but idle as I please; ... [Michael Flanders and Donald Swann]
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7 Responses to Going on a recce

  1. zoecakes says:

    Good news that the hills weren’t as bad as you expected! 😉

  2. Bad Wabbit says:

    Here are my thoughts on the matter:

    1. Hills are all relative.
    2. For every up there is a down.
    3. At least the hill on the ‘Royal Mile’ or whatever it is will be iconic!

  3. fortnightflo says:

    I can’t decide if you”re an inspiration or just totally mad. Little from column a, little from column b I think…

  4. jensruns2011 says:

    A parkrun and an 8 mile run all in the weekend following Juneathon, impressive 🙂

  5. nicky192 says:

    When is the race? Will you adjust your time expectations to account for undulations?

  6. kieyeo says:

    Hey, if you’re still up for Valentines on Saturday i’ll be going. Would be nice to meet you!

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