I’ve started so many different versions of this post that it makes my head ache. You know me – in the past 4 weeks I’ve been through a lifetime of emotions, most of them in the course of a single morning – but I keep starting a post on a particular tangent and then losing… Continue reading Status update
I have 2 completed posts on my laptop and in my drafts folder. Neither of them are going up – the moment has been and gone. But here I am, 35 weeks away from IronMan Zurich and, you know what? Things are looking up for me. Since my last post and a particularly pathetic post… Continue reading 35 weeks to go and things are looking up!
So. 2 weeks ago today this happened! My first ultra. I had committed to this race with my friend SuperSal (my running buddy who I introduced to endurance running and who has since confidently beaten me in every race) some time ago and had – in all honesty – kind of pushed it to the… Continue reading On my first ultra, taking a break and then doing something that really scares me.
Okay. The thing is done. The BHAG has been achieved. Yesterday I swam, biked and ran the Vitruvian race in Rutland, UK. I made it round and all was good. That’s not to say it wasn’t hard, or didn’t hurt. But I had some big talks with myself in the week leading up to this… Continue reading Blue skies, Smiling at me, Nothing but blue skies, Do I see
I have been awful at blogging for, well, the past year. Lack of time? Meh – not really a good excuse, I’m no busier than I’ve been before. Lack of stuff to blog about, more like. A bit of a meh, inspiration-wise. But I’ve also been getting really annoyed with the amount of spam I’ve… Continue reading New beginnings and a big juicy slice of humble pie.