Tag Archives: running club

Umborne Ug Second Edition

Umborne is a little village in East Devon located deep within one of the many mountain ranges we have here. In June 2014 I did my first Unborne Ug, you can read about that here, last night I did my … Continue reading

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27 June 2015

Yesterday was the Blackdown Beauty put on by the running club. I did not bother washing my trainers, the entry fee is reasonable and goes to charity, there is no number (other than the emergency contact one), no timing, no … Continue reading

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A brief update, as I am attempting to write this on my phone, sat in the car whilst Madam is at training. It could all go horribly wrong. (Phil please can I be excused any typo’s and grammar errors just … Continue reading

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This morning as I pulled a clean pair of jeans on, something fell out the bottom on to the carpet. That’s odd I thought to see a wood louse this time of year and in my wardrobe. I bent down … Continue reading

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Listening to the Doctor or not!

It amazes me that I can run a half marathon, be fine, drive two hours home, be fine, take my trainers off ……. and oh my goodness what is that? A blister like no other I have had before, a … Continue reading

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Killerton parkrun V Exeter Riverside parkrun

Today was the inaugural Exeter Riverside parkrun. It is equal distance away from us, as Killerton is and with the lure of the word FLAT Madam and I decided to check it out. We met with some club members and … Continue reading

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Three Things

I cycled 11.5 miles before work I ran 6 miles with running club after work Saw this hairy fella at the beach yesterday Is that it I hear you cry? Its the 16th day of June what do you expect?

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