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Operation MFYOC Kicked off

I’m not a lover of acronyms, working in education I find they are overused, probably due to the shortage of time people have due to an extensive curriculum and assessment strategies, but that’s a discussion for another time not the … Continue reading

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Now I love a Rollercoaster. Oh except The Kraken at Sea World Florida, my first and last feet dangling Rollercoaster once was enough, then I made big Madam at 11 years go on it on her own, great parenting! Then … Continue reading

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100 parkruns

Saturday I did my 100th parkrun. I did my first one on 2 February 2011, at Finsbury Park. Four years 10 months to do 100 parkruns is not a great achievement on the face of it. In my defence, back … Continue reading

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Weekend recap.

Saturday, I did Killerton parkrun for the first time in three weeks. I DONT like the old course, I DONT like being passed by everyone, I DONT Like running in humidity, apart from that it was a great run! Today … Continue reading

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Yes sometimes I could hang Madam up by her toes hug Madam tight. Yesterday was parkrun. This is how it played out Before Me:- Now today is about getting round Madam, you haven’t done Killerton for a while so today … Continue reading

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Half term

There has not been much running this week, but then I always struggle in school holidays. Wednesday Madam and I headed to our Essex retreat (the relics abode). Our time was spent visiting friends old and new (10 weeks old … Continue reading

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I have the answer

no not that answer, I don’t have the answer to the meaning on life, I am working on that one. No I have the answer to:-after completing two half marathons what will I work on and train towards next? I … Continue reading

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PB times 2

It’s Saturday so that means Killerton parkrun. There was a huge turnout over 100, this impacted on start time due to the trouble people were having getting parked. It was very cold standing around so madam and I did some … Continue reading

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