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Mind over matter

A few weeks ago my coach, the normally laid back Mr Elson, called me out over my slacking and rang a peal over my head*. I’m still quaking, so today, when my plan called for mile reps and my mojo … Continue reading

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Golders Green Glee

You know those runs which you really don’t want to do, make yourself start and then really enjoy?  Tonight’s run was one of them. I very nearly skipped it. A couple of glitches at work meant that I was an … Continue reading

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An injection of mojo

I so didn’t want to run today.  And if I was going to run, I certainly didn’t want to do an all out 10km tempo session.  I began to craft some excuses: I need to revise for tomorrow’s exam If … Continue reading

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It was all going so well…

…that I caught myself thinking I had it sussed. More fool me. I’ve spent the last few weeks juggling.  Fitting in college, OU study, training and my hectic social life* has been a bit like a sliding block puzzle, but … Continue reading

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Borrowing mojo

One third of the way into Janathon, and my motivation has dipped.  So when RunOrGoCrazy suggested that I join her on her Friday long run, I leapt at the chance. My usual routine (get up intending to go for a … Continue reading

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