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Don’t they all blur into one? My journey to the Cowell Club (part 3)

Previously on “My journey to the Cowell Club” I visited lots and lots of parkruns, met oodles and oodles of lovely people, finished last at Old Deer Park and finished first (female) at Highbury Fields. Part 3: Venues 51 to 75 Venue 51 … Continue reading

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St Albans parkrun

Wow!  St Albans parkrun kicked off today, and [pauses to thank and congratulate the volunteer team] it’s a cracker.  The course is flat.  Not quite as-a-pancake flat, but you’d have to be pretty hill-averse to call it undulating. And for two … Continue reading

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Token gestures and forgetfulness

My rather pathetic janathon effort for the day was my set of core stability exercises.  But no push ups because I completely forgot about them. My attempt to wash my running kit ready for tomorrow stalled as I put all the … Continue reading

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Swapping one obsession for another

This time last year, I ran my first parkrun.  In the 51 Saturdays that followed, I ran 50 parkruns, each at a different venue, bringing my 2011 parkrun tally to 51 parkruns, 50 venues. By the end, the relentless pursuit … Continue reading

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