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Cardiff Half Marathon Part Three Done

   For those of you living in Outer Mongolia, the Rugby World Cup is currently taking place. The Welsh love their rugby and I love what they have built in to Cardiff Castle wall, how neat is that. Anyway Saturday … Continue reading

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Like a lot of us I have some great friends. I have friends from College, some from my Canada days, friends in Essex and new friends here in Devon. Then I have my blogging friends. Some I have met, eaten … Continue reading

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Chelmsford Marathon

Part One Welcome to part one, no way can I fit all I have to report in one blog without boring you all to death so will break it down in to parts. Not to keep you in suspense, I … 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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1st June + Saturday = parkrun

Today’s venue was some 200 miles away from our local parkrun as we drove up to Essex last night for the weekend. Chance for madam and I to be parkrun tourists and to meet up with some friends who do … Continue reading

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Looking forward part 2

If you put in to google ‘Virgin London Marathon 2013 Slow’ A friend back in Essex who gained a VLM place this year through the ballot and the reject rule (both being gutted last year when 3 members of staff … Continue reading

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Madam and I headed to Cardiff today to meet up with some Essex friends who were on their way to Pembrokeshire for a holiday. We had a tour of the it was really interesting with not surprisingly  a few dragons … Continue reading

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Parkrun with company

I was so pleased to be joined at Killerton Parkrun by Louise, parkrunner tourist and ULTRA MARATHONER!  (Madam stil recovering from 2a 4 hour bug so left at home) We ran separately (she was meant to be ‘pootling round’ as she has Bideford half marathon tomorrow) I … Continue reading

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Away and Home

Madam and I returned yesterday from our trip to Essex, in the four days we managed to pack in lots of catch up sessions with friends and family and I managed two runs. The second of which was dangerous for two … Continue reading

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Day-16 walking talking shaz

Headed out in the wind this afternoon and if I am honest I had no intention of running. I took my mobile with me so I could have a chat with my very dear friend. I needed a girlie chat, … Continue reading

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