In 2018, I took on Race to the Tower as my first straight through ultra marathon, 53 miles over 7000 odd ft of elevation gain, along the hilly, brutal but beautiful Cotswold way, starting in Stroud and ending at the Broadway Tower. I shared the experience with two other girls and we had a lot … Continue reading Running an Ultra solo.
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
When Threshold approached me and asked if i'd like to take on their newest trail, of course my answer was always going to be a big fat yes. Having previously completed the Trail series (Stones twice) I knew it would be class and there was no way I wouldn't be joining in (for clarity, I … Continue reading London Revolution Trails
The Expo Bit Andy and I were going to do this London just the two of us, and my Mum and Dad came to ours to have the kids for us (in 2017 they all came to see me, but we felt like it was too much stress to take them in this time). We … Continue reading London Marathon 2019
It's about time I pulled my blogging finger out and chatted about Berlin. To set the scene, this year (2018) was all about training for a spring marathon, and smashing a Good For Age (GFA) time to qualify for a spot at London Marathon 2019. You can read all about Brighton (once i've blogged it, … Continue reading Berlin Marathon, 2018.
Seriously, grab a cuppa and a teacake. This is a long one... I live in East Kent. The 'Garden of England' and possibly one of the flattest places in England too. You can see for miles. On a clear day, you can even see France. The Cotswolds. Probably one of the hilliest undulating places in … Continue reading HEINEKEN Race to the Tower, 2018.
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.