It’s hard to admit that you’re not as strong or able as you thought you were. That you haven’t managed to achieve your ultimate goal, having invested so much time, effort and heart, is really and truly gutting. On Sunday … Continue reading
You’re reading this after an exhausting 14 weeks of training. You have a marathon to run on Sunday and as always, you’re full of self-doubt, worrying about things you can’t control – like the weather, and you think … Continue reading
The last two weeks have been great. The weather has been cold but sunny and I’ve managed to miss all the rain, almost.
I started week 8 with a sunset run with my running buddy, Sarah, along Brighton … Continue reading
So it’s the end of week six and this week and last, have been pretty bad. I ran my planned 9km at the end of week 5 and during the last half mile I had excruciating pain on the … Continue reading
It’s the end of week four and it’s been the hardest week so far. Not necessarily the training but the combination of training with exams, lost work, broken computers, Christmas parties, losing access to the gym I know and … Continue reading