Tag Archives: running

Back to road running

So I went for a 10k run yesterday. First time back on the road since the half marathon. 21 degrees out. Managed 5.47k! arrrrrrrrrrrrr Disappointing but at least I did something. Really need to work on my pace. Never mind, … Continue reading

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The Rock n Roll Dublin Half-Marathon and Awesome Americans

I know, I know, I am so late in writing about the Rock n Roll Half Marathon in Dublin. But, anyway, I did it. In 2:38:19. Not the fastest time, I’m not quite Mo Farah…yet but, I did it. It’s … Continue reading

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I did a half marathon!

Official finishing time: 2hrs 38 mins and 19 secs Really pleased with that. Will write more tomorrow, but for now, it’s time for pizza and beer.

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I have a half marathon tomorrow

• Why didn’t I train more? • Why didn’t I work harder on my pace? • Why have I allowed myself to do absolutely nothing the week before the race? • Why didn’t I do more long runs? • Why … Continue reading

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It’s nearly time….I may die

It’s 9 days and counting until my first Half Marathon. I have been on holidays for the last 2 weeks. This meant I was going to train hard. And train hard I have. If you count eating considerable amounts of … Continue reading

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Ok, maybe I can run on the treadmill…a little

Went to the gym yesterday, aim 5K. Stuck to the four song rule (no looking at the distance or time display until 4 songs had played in their entirety) and this happened: Don’t get me wrong, after the four songs … Continue reading

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I can not run on a treadmill.

So, again, I was misbehaved last week. Drinking in the sunshine! Two 8ks and that was it. This week I need to get back on it. Next week, I’m going away on me holidays (Edinburgh and family visiting), there’ll be … Continue reading

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