Brighton Marathon Training Weeks 7-8

Brighton Marathon Training Weeks 7-8

Week nine starts tomorrow. Errmmaaaggghhhaaaddd.  It surprises me how fast time goes when the pressure of a training plan is involved and the weeks are counting down to race day. Nick Anderson scared the shit out of everyone at the…

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Be kind to yourself

Be kind to yourself

I couldn’t be arsed to go to the gym today. Or run. Or go to Bikram. I laid my kit out for an upper body session at the gym and went to bed at 11 rather than midnight (early bedtimes…

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Brighton Marathon Training Week 6

Brighton Marathon Training Week 6

<– Weeks 4-5 My legs hurt. They hurt in an I-worked-bloody-hard-last-week-and-I-feel-awesome kind of way. I’ve been getting worried that I’m not working as hard as other Twitter buddies and runners in other groups I’m part of. Lots of people are…

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Brighton Marathon Training Weeks 4-5

Brighton Marathon Training Weeks 4-5

<– Weeks 1-3 Week 6 –>  I did it again this week – got to Sunday night thinking I’m a week earlier than it is in my marathon training plan. Tomorrow is the start of week six. WEEK BLOODY SIX…

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#ThisGirlCan – too right she can

#ThisGirlCan – too right she can

I’m a bit late to the party to write about this – there’s lots of chat about it on Twitter and in the media and it’s just too awesome. This Girl Can from Sport England epitomises everything I feel about…

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