Monthly Archives: March 2014

Thank goodness for stress fractures

I am becoming more and more convinced that last year’s injury was the best thing that could have happened to me. Being forced to take a four month break from running made me aware of how much I missed it, … Continue reading

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Steyning Stinger marathon

Do it! Yes, it’s hilly, and yes, after all the rain it was muddy, but it is also low key, generously marshalled, very clearly marked, comes complete with a cooked breakfast at the end and has one of the most distinctive medals … Continue reading

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What was I thinking? (featuring Great Cornard parkrun)

After an extremely lazy February, I decided to kick off March with a jaunt to Great Cornard parkrun, and to make sure I didn’t back out, I persuaded Vanessa (@neferpuss) to join me. I then skim-read the course description, … school playing … Continue reading

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