An overcast Sunday morning in the Peak District, the perfect conditions for my first trail race. After a pretty awful nights sleep due having two dogs piled on top of me. I got up at 6:30, drank some coffee and ate porridge, a normal per-race morning for me. Before I talk about the race, I […]Read more "Spring Trail Series Meerbrook – Race Report"
Since returning from injury trail running and the trail running community has been something which has caught my interest. Whether this has been running my local trails or follow other people within the trail running community. Some of the people within the community which I have been following are the Ginger Runner, Run Steep Get High […]Read more "My first Marathon!"
Today I wanted to offer my opinion on some trail running shoes which I picked up at the start of January. Them being the Salomon Sense Ride. Item – Salomon Sense Ride After setting the goal of running more trails, I thought it was only right to invest in some trail running shoes. Having specialist […]Read more "Salomon Sense Ride – My Review."
The day starts at 6:30 am. I actually woke up wide awake (for once). Out of bed, coffee, weetabix, then ready to go. Left the house around 7:30, and got the metrolink directly to Old Trafford. At this point the excitement (and neveres) started building. Travel was fairly easily luckily, made it there around 8:10, […]Read more "Manchester half-marathon – race report."
Hey runners! This is something which is quite big for me, I’ve entered my first race! I will be running the Machester half-marathon on October 15th! I’m looking forward to seeing what it will be like. For my goals for the race, well mainly to finish safely! But time wise I would like to finish […]Read more "Entering my first race! "
Why do you run? Who do you run for? Both of these answers answer’s should be yourself. I tell you why. You should be the only person that matters when running. Have your own goals. Don’t try and set a ridiculous goal just because your friend did. Running is personal. I see people comparing their […]Read more "Running for yourself."
This is phrase which I have said to myself quite a few times over the past week or two of running. We all have bad runs, but how should we ‘get over it’. Well, it’s a difficult question. If you’re reading this hopefully you’re a passionate runner like myself. Doing badly at something sucks, especially […]Read more "It’s a bad run, get over it."