Category Archives: cross country

Head II Head

I have spent most of the week, thinking about VLM, remembering how I was feeling last year and kind of feeling blue that I am not involved at all this year, other than a watcher and supporter. Yesterday I headed … Continue reading

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Joining up the dots

Thursday was the last day of my Easter holidays. Granted I don’t go back to work till Tuesday, but hubby off Friday through Tuesday so this in my mind was my last day of freedom. The Teenager was given notice that … Continue reading

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Life is on the up

This week was the Running Club AGM. I wasn’t going to go as not feeling very social but an email came out saying they were voting on a new committee and there were more volunteers than posts, so thought best … Continue reading

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Too many miles?

This week was half term, it soon became apparent that I would spend my week taxi-ing Madam to various meeting points with friends so I decided early on to do as much running as I could. By Friday I learnt … Continue reading

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Fordh Sen Mighal

Saturday morning, not for the first time, I questioned my sanity. A 5:30 wake up, a 2.5 hour drive and this weather forecast brought on this questioning  this deep thought process occurred as I sat in my car in Cornwall … Continue reading

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No Words

Yep that’s right, I have no words, or almost no words. Except to say… The sun rise was beaut Comfort break part one resulted in both bum cheeks being stung by a nettle Everyone went past me Signage was brilliant … Continue reading

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More Moor

Two weeks ago I ran on Dartmoor, yesterday I ran on Exmoor, this time a half marathon. If you have 1 minute 30 seconds free click here to check out some of the route. I was under no illusions, I … Continue reading

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