Tag Archives: Exe Estuary Trail


After VLM I needed a plan to keep me running. Having in my mind conquered the marathon distance and killed off a few demons in the proceeds I needed another challenge. The only thing that made sense was to run longer. So I … Continue reading

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It’s all about the long run

Yesterday a running friend asked how long I needed to run today, when I told her she said ‘don’t you just hate waking up on a Sunday?’  Fortunately for me the answer is no! I think because the first time I … Continue reading

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Are we nearly there yet?

The first day of Janathon I ran through flooding, up to my knees, the first day of Juneathon I ran with clear blue skies, got to love the drier athon, that coupled with the fact there is one less day … Continue reading

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On our bikes

The  Queen and Paddington bear have two a year, unfortunately being a mere mortal I only have one, which is tomorrow, to celebrate the occasion hubby and I took the day off. (we are loving these four day weeks!) What to … Continue reading

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Ignoring all sensible options and the weather forecast, I got up at 6 am, consumed porridge and headed out to run 2 hours on the Exe Estuary Trail. This week I tried a new technique. No I still had to … Continue reading

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Inaugural run with Mrs Garmin

After last weeks awful long run I thought of a cunning plan for this weeks long run. I planned to drive to Exeter and run along the river there. However this cunning plan had to be changed due to torrential rain the past … Continue reading

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