Monthly Archives: January 2012

That’s it then…

So this is the end of Janathon and whilst, at times, it has been a right royal pain in the bum I have mostly enjoyed it! Today saw me rising once more at 5 o’clock to do a 5½ mile … Continue reading

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The penultimate day…..

Another early start for me this morning. I was expecting a frosty run but was pleasantly surprised to find that whilst it was cold there was no frost so no slipping and sliding on this five mile run. I was … Continue reading

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Today I raced…..

Well alright, I’m not too sure that I actually raced but I was in a race! It was the Barrow 6, the first race in the Leicestershire Road Running League winter programme which sees 22 running clubs from the county … Continue reading

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It’s parkrun day!

I had a bit of a lie in this morning, didn’t get up until 5.30 so had a whole extra half an hour in bed! I then drove to Eaton Park in Norwich for my second attempt at their parkrun. … Continue reading

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Tfi Friday!

And that means that there are only four more Janathon days to go, praise the Lord! I arose at 5 o’clock again this morning, put on my running kit and went downstairs only to hear the rain rattling on the … Continue reading

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It rained again!

Yet again I rose at 5 o’clock this morning only to find that it was pouring with rain and I really don’t like running in the rain. But rather than crawl back into bed I fired up the treadmill and … Continue reading

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Oh joy, just six to go!

I am sitting here waiting for interesting or inspirational thoughts to enter my head which I can then commit to keyboard but it simply isn’t happening! That being the case, here is the slightly-short-of-five-miles that I ran this morning for … Continue reading

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Let’s go round again

Five of the clock this morning saw me once again clambering out of bed and into my running kit before wobbling round the streets of Boston in my pursuit of a Janathon full house. As always, despite the unseemliness of … Continue reading

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Another early one

As I sit here listening to the excellent Parkrun Show it seems a long while since 5 o’clock this morning which, at 13½ hours, I suppose it is! For that is the ungodly hour that I dragged my sorry bottom … Continue reading

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Wind and rain – eeuugh!

It’s Sunday so a long run beckoned. I looked at the weather forecast and it didn’t look too bad, cloudy but no rain which, for me, is a bit of a result. Alas the actual weather had obviously not listened … Continue reading

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