The New Normal – Marathon Training – Part Four

This is a short update really, but marathon training is still currently underway as the final decision has not yet been made on whether the race will go ahead. To be honest with you, I would be pretty surprised if the whole event was able to take place as it involves so much work, with … More The New Normal – Marathon Training – Part Four

How To Stay Motivated When Training For Your First Marathon

If you’re one of those people who likes a bit of challenge and a project in their life (which I can totally relate to) then you probably have tried your luck at entering the ballot for the London Marathon more than once. If you’ve absolutely set your heart on running the London Marathon, then I’ve … More How To Stay Motivated When Training For Your First Marathon

The New Normal – Marathon Training – Part Three, Off Days

Last week I felt like if they’d suddenly announced the London Marathon was taking place in three days time I would be absolutely fine with the idea, waltz up to the start line and give it my best. This week my feet just don’t want to move! My overall training plan so far has had … More The New Normal – Marathon Training – Part Three, Off Days

I Ran The 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