Tag Archives: 10K

Two cracking runs in South Devon taking in the South West Coast path, two first in age places!

Race The Tide This run was a billed as a Long Marathon, I like that they warn you before you sign up rather than slip in three rude miles at the end which would guarantee me to throw my toys … Continue reading

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Umborne Ug Second Edition

Umborne is a little village in East Devon located deep within one of the many mountain ranges we have here. In June 2014 I did my first Unborne Ug, you can read about that here, last night I did my … Continue reading

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Winner

Last weekend despite an Exeter parkrun PB, I failed to get fastest in my age group. How can this be? Who is this sub human old lady? I was slightly annoyed especially when I checked out her PB, so not going … 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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Jurassic Coast 10k

Today was the day of the Jurassic Coast 10k. The course is billed as being flat/undulating, having run the route on training runs I knew there was a fine line between hilly and undulating. The weather forecast all week has … Continue reading

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Race Day

Today was the event I was meant to race! Exeter’s First Chance 10k, last summer I did pretty much the same route and romped round with a massive PB. The aim was for another PB but I knew this was unlikely … Continue reading

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Otterton 10k Reindeer Run

After surviving the club party last night and what’s more survived wearing heels for the night, (how Victoria Beckham does it I have no idea, but am sure that is the reason she is so dam miserable all the time!) … Continue reading

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Talking to myself

As a mother and a wife I spend a lot of time talking to myself, but yesterday the day of the ‘big 10K’ (ok not actually big in numbers or importantness the big was in my head) the chatting was incessant. The day … Continue reading

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Blaise Castle 10K

This morning I did the Blaise Castle 10k. Granted it was not at Blaise Castle, not on the 2nd of August, not at 10 am, not across a tufty field, not with masses of other female runners, not with a … Continue reading

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DNS

A couple of months back the very nice people from ‘The New balance Team at Gung Ho’ asked me if I would be interested in running the British London 10K this year for free. I love anything FREE so said … Continue reading

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