Two runs today

But not because I’m uber keen more that my car was in for a service and I have no one to collect me or take me back (all say aaaah!). The first run was back from the garage on pretty much virgin snow and I did find it quite hard work especially as I had to keep leaping onto the grass verge for passing cars.

Some six hours later and I was heading back there but this time the roads were mostly clear though the pavements were a touch on the slushy side. My transport is costing me a fortune this month, full service, new front brake pads and replacement fog lamp – £410!! Still, at least I might be able to run a bit quicker with empty pockets! Distance for Janathon so far = 146 miles so with a bit of luck I might just squeeze over the 200 mile mark.

Struggling a bit for sheep of the day pictures, here’s one of the new girls and one of Molly with Ginny & Goyle in the background

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About JovialGnome

Heavily into running 20 years ago with a PB of 1.42.00 in the Shrewsbury Half Marathon in 1985 and 3.48.49 in the Telford Marathon in 1986 - then for some reason I just stopped and have done little or no physical exercise between then and 2 or 3 years ago! I've now moved to Boston in Lincolnshire where I really enjoy looking after my 13 Ryeland ewes and 1 ram and am rejoicing in the distinct lack of hills! I suspect that sub 4 hour marathons are gone forever but hey, I'm having a great time trying!
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3 Responses to Two runs today

  1. Anne says:

    I did something similar when my car was in the shop. Made my coworkers think I was nuts, but that’s okay. Sorry about the financial damage on the car. Sigh.

  2. henniemavis says:

    My goodness, what cute sheep you have! And your mileage this month isn’t bad either. Keep up the good effort, even once you have the car back 🙂

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