My first blog post – what is this all about?

Good morning/afternoon/evening reader (delete as appropriate), and welcome to my first ever blog post. Before I start, let me apologise for a few things.....

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The New York Marathon – 26.2 Miles, 5 Boroughs, Conquered (Part 3 – Making it to the End)

Good morning/afternoon/evening everyone. I know I know, I should have had another post before now, but It's amazing how time flies on the weekend, and you just don't get the time to get around to posting something - however small. One of the reasons for that is that I had been using my work laptop … Continue reading The New York Marathon – 26.2 Miles, 5 Boroughs, Conquered (Part 3 – Making it to the End)

The New York Marathon – 26.2 Miles, 5 Bridges, 5 Boroughs, Conquered (Part 2 – Giving Thanks to Brooklyn and Queens).

Good morning/afternoon/evening everyone, I hope you had a wonderful thanksgiving and haven't got sick of eating Turkey yet. As someone who isn't American, Thanksgiving is a new concept to me. You are always asked what you are thankful for, and in the last year the support of friends and family as I did this "marathon … Continue reading The New York Marathon – 26.2 Miles, 5 Bridges, 5 Boroughs, Conquered (Part 2 – Giving Thanks to Brooklyn and Queens).

Rain Rain Go Away! Don’t Come Back Next Sunday.

Good morning/afternoon/evening. As I write this, at 1pm on Sunday, it is crazy to think that this time next week I'll be out on the NY marathon course. To say I've come a long way from 2 years ago, when I drunkenly agreed to start running again is an understatement. It would be sad to … Continue reading Rain Rain Go Away! Don’t Come Back Next Sunday.

9 weeks to go – I did the Carteret Half Marathon!

Good morning/afternoon/evening everyone. As I write this, I know that in 9 weeks time I will have finished the NY marathon (touch wood) or at least the marathon will be finished. It is starting to get serious now in terms of the running - since the last time I posted I have done the following … Continue reading 9 weeks to go – I did the Carteret Half Marathon!