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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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The body says NO

Saturday parkrun Sunday 10 mile run on the coastal path turned in to 12, (I’ve been know to take the wrong turning in a toilet and end up in the stores cupboard, so yes it is possible to get lost … Continue reading

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Templer Ten Number Two

Sunday morning in balmy 2 degree temperatures I arrived at Stover School in South Devon to take part in the Templar Ten for the second time. Want to read about attempt one? Then click here It was a chilly wait … Continue reading

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Something Wild Dartmoor 10k

Three runs in two days makes for a tired Shaz. Yesterday saw me back at Exeter parkrun, where I managed to get a PB! 30 seconds off my best time at this parkrun. It was nice to slay those demons … Continue reading

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Knitting it is then!

Today’s visit to help my physio pay off his mortgage did not quite go as well as I hoped or expected. Achilles tendonopathy in both ankles with the left being the worse one, which is odd as this one hurts … Continue reading

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My friend Mrs F, goes away every May Bank holiday for a walking  break with a group of her friends, a couple of weeks ago she called me to invite me along. A couple of the ladies could not make … Continue reading

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Virgin London Marathon – Fourth Time – Part One

I defy, anyone to write about their 26.2 mile journey in one blog, I’ve never managed it, so here is Part One Pre Race Day I’ve said it before and I will say it again, the week of a marathon, I … Continue reading

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Last week on a rare free from running evening I spent some time perusing the Internet, sending documents to the printer, high lighting text, counting weeks, annotating, reading and researching.  Usually I find a marathon training plan I like the … Continue reading

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Portugal day Five

We spent most of the day waiting for the cloud to clear, it didn’t! Our trip to the beach went ahead       But Madan and I just paddled in the rock pools. Still warm though, but must admit I … Continue reading

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As a young child I loved swimming, as a young adult I liked swimming but as a slightly mature (mmmm) older lady (mmmmm) I have grown to dislike swimmimg. What don’t I like about swimmimg? It costs money You are … Continue reading

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