This weekend I ventured up to Liverpool on my own, to take part in the American born Rock 'n' Roll race series. These races are held across the USA, Canada and a few other international places like Madrid, Dublin, Edinburgh and of course Liverpool. It seemed to be Liverpool’s 5th year, and although there were … Continue reading Liverpool Rock ‘n’ Roll Weekend.
Let me give you some background. Last year, I ran my first ultra marathon. To prepare for such an event, I thought it wise to join the ‘trail shoe gang’ and buy a pair of lugged miracle makers. Being a complete running gear newbie, I went for what seemed to be the popular choice and … Continue reading Brooks Cascadia 12, Trail Shoe Review.
In October 2016, I signed up for Brighton Marathon, because as I mentioned in the previous post, i'd been on the London reject list once more, and I was DESPERATE to get a marathon under my belt. Even if only in training for the 100k ultra marathon i'd signed up for, called Race to the … Continue reading Mum to Marathon, Pt2.
It's almost been two years since I started on my fitness journey. I'd battled with Post Natal depression and my weight since my son was born, and despite trying Juicing and Slimming World, nothing quite sat right with me. But I wasn't really exercising. Before I got married, I went to the gym 4 times … Continue reading Mum to Marathon