Tag Archives: Bupa 10K

Nap stopped by noisy Neanderthal!

Madam has gone to spend 2 days with my Mum and Dad as its back to work for me tomorrow (grrrrr) and she is not back at school till Wednesday. When I got back from dropping her off I was … Continue reading

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Here we go again!

Yesterday I had an induction at the local gym. I have only been in a gym once before and have never been a member of one so this is new territory for me. The inductor was very nice and put a … Continue reading

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I ran past Paula Radcliffe!

Today was the day of, much waited for, much trained for, much blogged about Bupa 10k. I met up with fellow bloggers fortnightflo, abradypus, oldbagrunning, runorgocrazy and fairweatherrunner and after intake of caffeine/water/bananas/malt loaf we set off to Green Park and then on … Continue reading

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Girls only!

Hubby away with bro on the motorbikes (along with pork pie cake!) they left this morning and not back till tomorrow so that leaves madam and I to our own devices. We headed in to town on the bikes and … Continue reading

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Not prepared today!

  Thought I was all organised this morning till it came to leave the house. Hubby had left for work early so this meant I would run after dropping madam at school. The plan was for her to cycle, with … Continue reading

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Dry run

This morning I thought I would practice next weeks Bupa 10k pace to give me an idea on speed, fitness etc. The run itself did not go too bad, saw 5 rabbits, heard a cuckoo, the sun was out and … Continue reading

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Back on the plan

After 3 days off the training it was time to get back on track today. The run on the plan was another dreaded ‘steady‘ one, this time 5 miles in 48 minutes, as the one last week was 5 miles … Continue reading

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Hi ho, hi ho ……

…….its back to work  I go. In case you are wondering which dwarf I was, it was without a doubt this one:-     Last night over dinner I read this weeks training plan and nearly choked on my BBQ chicken … Continue reading

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Tangled & Tempo Three

This morning the little person and I went to see Tangled the latest 3D offering by Disney. I am not a great fan of 3D movies (feel it’s another way to squeeze more money out of movie goers) but it was … Continue reading

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