Race Recap

GREATER MANCHESTER MARATHON 2018 RACE RECAP

12 months ago I ran my very first marathon in Paris. Today I ran marathon number 6 in Manchester with a more ambitious goal of running under 3hours 30 minutes. Coming just two weeks before the London Marathon, I have been in two minds about how to approach the Manchester Marathon all through training. In the end, I thought it was best to give 100% and just run it like any other race. Holding back can often result in injuries.

General Blogs

PUTTING MY HEART INTO RUNNING THE VIRGIN LONDON MARATHON 2018

You may or may not already know that I am going to be running the Virgin London Marathon in 2018 and running for the British Heart Foundation. I thought I would write a quick blog on my reasons why I am running for the BHF and the target I have now set myself.

General Blogs

2017 WHAT A MIXED BAG.

This is my review of how things went for me during 2017. This was my second year of running, but really the first year where I actually had some structure to it.

Training

NEW YORK MARATHON TRAINING – WEEK 5 & 6

The final two weeks of marathon training before running the New York Marathon on the 5th November. A training plan which pretty much started on the 27th December 2016, but the majority of the training began after the Paris Marathon in April. The New York marathon will be day 192 of this training block. Have a read how these 14 days went leading up to the marathon.