Running


Alderley Edge 10k – race review

Today was the last of my planned summer races, and another local one to boot. This is my review of the Alderley Edge 10k ‘Run the bypass’. Background to ‘Run the Bypass’ Alderley Edge 10k…


Offerton 10k – Race Review

After a lack of races recently, I compete in two in successive weeks! This is my review of a very local race, the Offerton 10k. About the Offerton 10k I’ve commented previously that we have…


Round the Resers – Race Review

Well it’s been over 5 weeks since my last successful race and 2 weeks since creaking out of Liverpool Marathon. My back isn’t great, but this week I started doing a little bit of running…


Liverpool marathon – my first DNF

Well it’s been a couple of weeks since my Liverpool Marathon experience. As with all of my more personal posts, I decided to sit on this one for a while. Sometimes a raw-emotion post works,…



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GPS Watch woes

As amateur athletes, we are spoiled with the expanse of technology which is easily available to us. GPS watches are available at many different budgets and most mobile phones carry a GPS chip.  Sites such…


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A non-race weekend

Well many of my recent posts have been all about the races I’ve been doing. It is now two weeks since I’ve actually raced. Yes, this was another non-race weekend! What to do on a…



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Race photograph survey

Having written up my report of the Anglesey Half Marathon 2017 yesterday a nagging question bothered me. I’ve traditionally made a comment about the race photograph costs at events. However I’ve never really discussed the…