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Award Winning OOFOS Launches New Spring Colours

OOFOS, the award winning recovery shoe (don’t believe me read my review), adds new season colours for Spring 2017. OOFOS is the after sport recovery shoe with great arch support and a super-comfy, shock absorbing rocker sole. Perfect for tired legs and feet. OOFOS is perfect for reinvigorating your feet …

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Coming up in February

One month down, eleven more to go. The first month was an interesting month, 5 races (including parkruns) two missed races but ended up with 4 podiums including my first parkrun win, 4 new personal bests including setting a new club record at 3000m that has stood since 1986 and …

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#TBT – Festival of Miles 2014

With me doing my first track race of 2017, I’ve picked my first ever official track race as this week’s throwback article. I had done two time trials with Sheffield RC but this race in May 2014 was my first official race on a running track, I got my first …

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#TBT – Brass Monkey HM 2015

This weekend it’s the very popular Brass Monkey HM, two years ago it was the setting for my final half marathon of HM challenge. This is where I did 13 half marathons in 13 months (+ the now famous cancelled HM). Instead of race report here is the interview I …

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#TBT – Central Lancashire HM 2014

Welcome to my first Throwback Thursday of the new year. This Sunday is the Central Lancashire HM and this happened to be the first half marathon of my 2014 challenge. This was the challenge where I did a half marathon every month for 13 months. At the time I had …

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2016 Year in review

So 2016 has come and gone. For me it was a roller coaster of a year. Some lows and some highs. In this post I will reflect on the years events. Things last year started with 3 races in as many days, with me still doing my Road Warrior Challenge …

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Coming up in January

Belated Happy New Year to my blog readers, fundraising supporters and everyone else. I hope you had a wonderful holiday period. Today is the first day back at work, so that means I have to play some serious catch up on my blog. First up December went very well a …

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Location, Location, Location

Last year on my old site, I did a Google map pin pointing all the locations I have raced since I took up this sport back in 2012, well I think after another year of racing it’s time for an updated map. For every location I have raced there is …

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#TBT – Barnsley Hospice Santa Dash 2015

Well it’s only a few sleep till Santa comes and for this weeks Throwback Thursday, I’ve selected to look back at my one and only Santa Dash race. I had looked at doing one this year but all either clashed with a proper race, was expensive or didn’t time their …

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#TBT – Travellers 6 2015

As I’m doing the Travellers 6 this Sunday, with aim to race it and finish higher then last year, then run it again for the mileage. I felt it was worthy to revisit my report from last years race, so here you go. Thanks to Yorkshire running FB page for …

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