Has this year really got to you? Are you desperate to take on a new challenge in 2021, or 2022? Have you absolutely demolished Couch to 5k during lockdown and you’re aiming higher? Have you set your sights on running one of the most iconic routes in the world, The London Marathon? I really can’t … More How To Get A Place Running The London Marathon
As the weeks in lockdown have gone on, marathon training has become a huge part of my daily routine and focus. Running and workouts (I’m still working through Briana K Fitness’ Fit At Home programme which I picked up for just $2 in one of her excellent sales!) have provided me with a period of … More The New Normal – Marathon Training Part Two
So Friday night I watched Brittany Runs A Marathon with my friends and enjoyed a Joe Wicks curry as I promised myself as treat at the end of Week One of really starting marathon training. My fitbit tells me that I clocked up 749 active minutes last week, and a total of 122,471 steps so … More Diary 2 – Emily Runs A Marathon
It is January, reader, and I have spent the last two weeks either suffering from flu and refusing to eat, or latterly compensating for a week of barely eating by eating everything in sight, ideally smothered in chocolate and/or cranberry sauce. My marathon training plans went out the window for just over a fortnight but … More Emily Runs A Marathon
After a bit of an unplanned hiatus from blogging, I am now planning to be back and more dedicated than ever (don’t we all say that?) and I am newly invigorated having completed the 2016 London Marathon on Sunday 24 April! After months of training, worrying and buying every piece of sports clothing and equipment … More I Ran The Marathon
I’ve been debating for a while whether to start posting marathon updates on my blog. I do not profess to be an expert in running, exercise, fitness or health in general. In fact at times I am the furthest thing from it (I’m looking at you sausage and egg McMuffin), but the challenge of running a … More Marathon.