Category Archives: trail running

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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Dursley dozen

When I first moved to Devon I did a half marathon in the New Forest. The 13.1 miles were described as flat. I was not impressed when that was a big fat lie (press here to read about it) I … Continue reading

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The Tale of Two Doyntons

Last January I completed my first Cross Country half marathon, I did this at the inaugural Doynton Hard Half Marathon (in case you missed that exciting blog you can catch up with it here) This year I was contacted by the … Continue reading

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After January comes February

Who knew? You think that the penny would have dropped about this, wouldn’t you? After XX years where the months have been this way it should not have come as a surprise that it is the same this year. Total surprise … Continue reading

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Green Circle Trial run

At the end of the month I am running the Green Circle with other club members. Here is a bit about it A new event for 2017 will see teams self navigate themselves around the Exeter Green Circle, following only … Continue reading

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Reflections

2016 was I think a good running year. I say I think only because my memory is so lousy I struggle to recall without reading through 12 months of blog posts. Garmin tells me I have run 1500 miles, probably … 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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