Category Archives: juneathon
That was the month that was
“Rest” Or at least, a rest from running. It was far too glorious an evening to stay indoors, so I threw on a pair of cycling shorts that I inherited from Not Much Of A Runner several ‘athons ago and … Continue reading
“30 mins easy with 10 x 10 sec pick ups” A joy in the sun Biked to Richmond Park Ran round trails avoiding deer Cycled home again.
Comfort running down memory lane
“90 mins on rolling trail. Walking breaks are actively encouraged where appropriate i.e. steeper climbs where your breathing becomes non-conversational.” There are times when I need the running equivalent of a Batchelor’s Hug, and for me hugs come in two … Continue reading
“60 mins including easy Park Run where you are permitted to up the effort to marathon level at times should you wish” Fail. I didn’t parkrun, I didn’t wish to up the effort to marathon level at all and I … Continue reading
“30 mins easy” It was a gorgeous evening, so I decided to stop off at the Wray Lane car park on the way home and run a short out and back along the NDW and assorted bridleways. A flat out … Continue reading
“Rest.” I could have cycled. I could have run. I could have stretched. I could have foam rolled. But instead I decided to glue myself to the Thames Ring 250 live tracker and watch blue blobs move along a blue … Continue reading
Lost for words
“30 mins easy” Juneathon. Day 24. Ran 3 miles. Cycled 17 miles. Chatted to my coach. Had lunch with a friend. Bought some new trainers. A good day.
And there it was. Gone.
“Rest” It was a beautiful evening when I left work, and I promised myself that I’d go for a cycle round Richmond Park if it was still lovely when I got home. As I sat in traffic, my get up and … Continue reading
All Hail The Miracle Baked Bean Cure
“30 mins alternate run/walk” It looks like the miracle baked bean cure has worked its wonders after just one week, because my run/walk was *whispers* niggle free. In other news, I can confirm that it is possible for a toe … Continue reading
A cunning plan
“Rest” If I blog now, I can say with complete honesty that I have spent the day so far resting 😀 … … and gloss over the fact that I am eating breakfast whilst dressed in cycling kit 😉