Back in February I had a message from my pal Lindsey to see if i'd be up for getting involved with an exciting new running festival created by Chris Evans called RunFestRun. Based on his Carfest model, he wanted to bring the same thought to the running community, something for everyone from newbie to old … Continue reading Run Fest Run
...that actually, there isn't one at all. Unfortunately, that's not often the truth I find myself believing about it. It's Mental Health Awareness week, and this year the focus is on Body Image. Having shared my struggles a little recently on instagram, I felt like I wanted to blog from my own experience of body … Continue reading The problem with my body is…
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
It's never easy is it, starting something new. If you're anything like me, you'll have a great idea for something new and exciting, and then go to actually birth the idea into life, and BAM! crisis hits. What is it about moving into new territory that has us so fearful? Fear of failure, I suppose. … Continue reading The First One