Tag Archives: ultra marathon

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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Bog.  Clay.  Dirt.  Mire.  Muck.  Ooze.  Sediment.  Silt.  Slime.  Slop.  Sludge.  Slush. By the end of Day 2* of The Pilgrim’s Challenge, I was well and truly bysmottered**. I was also grinning like a loon***.  The weather was kind, the … Continue reading

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Runners, runners, everywhere.

I’m still not running.  My foot is improving, but although many things are back in the painless pot, brisk walking and running are not. On the plus side, that does leave me plenty of time for volunteering, or socialising as … Continue reading

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