Monthly Archives: January 2011

Decisions, decisions and lessons learnt

Making the decision whether to race or not is always a tough one.  If you’ve been following me on Twitter, or standing within a 5 mile radius of my location in the past week, you’ll know I was supposed to … Continue reading

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26 reasons to run 26 miles

This is just AWESOME.  Also pretty much sums up everything I love about running.

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Garmin Forerunner 110: first impressions

As I mentioned in my last post, I’ve got a new training watch.  It’s a Garmin Forerunner 110, and I have to say, so far I am mightily impressed. It’s the first GPS watch I’ve had as I’ve always been … Continue reading

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Back in the GAME

Marathon training has begun! I hate to say it but: YAY! I’m enjoying being back on a training schedule and forcing myself to find time to run.  It’s about 19 weeks now until the Edinburgh marathon, so a good time … Continue reading

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Sophie’s Super Bike Route Rundown

I’m finally getting round to publishing my “reckonings” about the bike course for the Ironman Ireland…2 months late! Oops! To set the scene: romantic mid-November weekend away, interspersed with an on-bike course reccy.  Now for what actually happened: it pissed … Continue reading

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