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Strava Premium Winner

Thanks to everyone who entered my little competition to win 3 months Strava Premium. All people had to do was answer a question and then for bonus enteries follow me on Twitter and Instagram. The question was “Where is the Strava headquarters located?”. The answer was “San Francisco, California”. Everyone …

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Get some bling for your training miles

Now I do like a good medal and have gotten a rather decent collection over the past 3 and a bit years but as the years pass, picking races with a medal has become an after thought. For me I pick either races in my club championship, so these are …

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Win 3 month free Strava Premium.

Strava has sent me a free premium membership to their site as part of their promotion of the Running Awards and as I’m already a pro, I’m giving it away for free to one lucky reader of my blog. The competition prize is  to win 3 months Strava Premium. All …

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The Fairy Bricks 5k coming this summer

Now I love run but I also love LEGO, it’s what I do for a living and always looking for opportunities to combine both passions. Well one such opportunity has arisen thanks to UK based charity Fairy Bricks. This small charity Brightening the lives of sick children through LEGO, they …

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I’m coming home

Ok, so by now you have all read about my challenge coming to an end and from the bottom of my heart I want to thank each and everyone one of you for your kind words of support. Another stumbling block I have hit whilst running has been choosing the …

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Refocused goals/races Jan-Aug

Getting back to normal. For the first time since I was training for London last year I did my longest Sunday long run yesterday. Not only that the weekend just gone was the first weekend since July last year that I’ve not raced or done a parkrun. Do you know …

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Challenge Statement

You will have noticed I did not race on Sunday and have been rather quiet this past week, it is because I have had to do some soul searching, after speaking in lengths with family and friends, I have made a decision regarding the challenge, here is the official statement: As …

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2016 Running Goals

So with any runner it is good to have goals and yes while my Road Warrior Challenge has finished my running career has In 2016 I really want to push on and hit some time milestones at all distances from 1mile up to a half marathon. Marathons will wait till 2017 …

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Website Relaunch

New year and  you will see this is a brand new website. The old hosting expired, so was a chance for a fresh start. The site has had a massive overhaul as the old site was not only looking tired but also wasn’t working well with modern browsers. The new theme …

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