Tag Archives: LSR

Running like a car

Not a finely tuned sleek, brand spanking new sports car, more like a very old, clapped out Reliant Robin. I’ve not blown a gasket, (yet) or sprung an oil leak, I don’t have a slow puncture, I’ve not run out … Continue reading

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Joining up the dots

Thursday was the last day of my Easter holidays. Granted I don’t go back to work till Tuesday, but hubby off Friday through Tuesday so this in my mind was my last day of freedom. The Teenager was given notice that … Continue reading

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Perfect conditions and a photo for Phil

Yes this morning had all the makings for a great run. New trainers Not too hot, not too cold, weather wise I remembered the hydration pack I was really looking forward to having my first long run in a while, … Continue reading

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Headline News

On returning from our holiday I discovered I had made the headlines in our local (ok its free) newspaper. In fact I guess it was good that I was away when it was published or I am sure the paparazzi … Continue reading

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Mind over Matter

Yesterday with the holiday over it was back to reality and the long run. For reasons I won’t go in to I knew it was going to be tough. Hubby even realised it was going to be hard for me … Continue reading

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Masses of Miles

With my holiday starting (the away bit) next week, it was time for some panic miles this week, panicking as half and full marathon looming fast and running in Cornwall is going to be tricky due to the hills and timing. … Continue reading

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Life is a Beach

I finished work last Tuesday till September, I know, feel free to hate me, I love my summers off. Thursday middle madam arrived, two hours after my brother in law and his wife. That’s the problem with living in a holiday … Continue reading

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Long slooooooooow run followed my long lazy day at the beach

Another fine day forecast and the family were hankering for a day at the beach, I needed to do a long slow run though, so it was up and out early for me. It was probably the best time to … Continue reading

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Running Scared

With a work to trip to Bristol today and late finish I took the morning off and seized the opportunity to do a longish run, taking in some of the route I did on Saturday. I scared hundreds of baby … Continue reading

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Killerton parkrun x 4

Sunday is LSR day, but tomorrow I will be at an athletic track with Madam for most of the day so the LSR will not happen. Time for the flexible plan. LSR moved to today. 14 miles covered by Parkrun … Continue reading

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