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Gosport Half Marathon done – PB smashed!!

What a perfect day even if it did start off somewhat disorganised on my part. I stayed up late watching films, eating junk food, surfing the net, drinking coke last night when I should have been getting my kit ready … Continue reading

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Gosport Half Marathon day!

Today’s the day, it’s the Gosport Half this morning. It’s 7am and I’d better start getting my stuff together, fill out the details on my race bib and get myself prepared. Toast with jam/peanut butter this morning should set me … Continue reading

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The Grim Original – 1st December 2012

Earlier this year I stumbled upon this video from last years Grim Original in Aldershot. [tube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LdByqpfvnPg[/tube] It’s an 8 mile off road race around the tank testing ground and is renowned for being a bit of a tough challenge. I … Continue reading

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Rest days – love them / hate them

Rest days, they are an essential part of a runners training plan. They give your muscles time to repair and regenerate and set you up for your next foray into the wilderness. That said, often I absolutely loathe them sometimes. … Continue reading

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Trail Shoes

Given that I’ve got some impending off road events I thought that I’d better pick up some trail shoes and get them bedded in sooner rather than later. What I really wanted was something that is good from door to … Continue reading

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