Category Archives: Greater Manchester Marathon

Ouch and I’m all slow

So I limped back into work yesterday and found that my walking is annoyingly slow at the moment. (Happily it is a bit faster today, but still getting overtaken by all the other commuters) I’ve got a little bit of … Continue reading

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I appear to have run a Marathon!

Will update with more photos once I can, but for now. One shiny medal! It is a decent size too and I am chuffed to have got this. The support from the people of Manchester was awesome. There was a … Continue reading

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Vitality North London Half

Getting up this morning was rather a struggle as my legs say they would rather have the day off… But I got some more bling yesterday. I hate Sunday mornings as I needed to be at the start for 7.15 … Continue reading

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Here it is (Week One)

So today marks the first day of my 16 week marathon training programme. I can cope with today’s training which is “rest” as going out for lunch with my team today. Not sure I love my Sundays with the long … Continue reading

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Week Zero

One week left until the start of sixteen weeks of marathon training. Not sure starting slap bang in the middle of Christmas party season is the best idea ever… then it might keep me out of some mischief! I plan … Continue reading

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No London Marathon place for me

Unlucky Well I was unlucky in the 2017 London Marathon ballot so that blew that being my training motivation, but as I read an article suggesting alternatives on the train to work this morning I’ve signed up to the Greater … Continue reading

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