25/08/2013

Race 22 of my fledgling running life… orThe Bushy Park Half Marathon presented by Runthrough.co.ukThis morning I woke at 6am. Now, a lot of you make not think that is too early. I assume some of you work shifts, and others try to run before working a 9-5. Me? I don’t work shifts, and I…

16/04/2013

This was to be a joyous write-up, another race down, cracking bling, a challenging but fun course in the mountains, a Tweet Up, but I cannot shake the images of Boston out of my head. When the first plane hit the Twin Towers I was working on the trading floor of Bear Stearns. I stopped…

25/03/2013

The North Carolina Half Marathon, Charlotte, NC…I have lived and travelled all over the world, and subsequently am in a very privileged position to be able to call upon friends in places such as North Carolina if I wish to run there. And so I did. Having expanded from running 10s in London, the 10s…

23/12/2012

Virtual Half Mary Race Review…¬† There will not be much of a race review for this one. This was the brain child of my Twitter running people over in the US and can be read about here. A really good idea where people all over the world (US, Canada, UK, and Australia) run a half…

08/10/2012

The Royal Parks Half Marathon“When a guy turns up to Fight Club his ass is a wad of cookie dough, after a few weeks he is carved out of wood.” Tyler Durden, Fight Club. The Royal Parks Half marathon always seemed a long way away for me.¬†Nestling deep in the Autumn when I signed up…

22/09/2012

Again in the email the countdown to my first half marathon continues. The Royal Parks half marathon¬†has been emailing all the runners updates, advice, training tips and then yesterday… So I have just over two weeks until I run 21K in one go (the longest I have run is 16.6KM so far). I hope I…