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Ultra Aftermath

Well as it happens, the aftermath is not pleasant at all. In fact it was positively UGLY Firstly there was the vomiting. Fortunately I gave hubby warning and he managed to pull over while I retched out the car door. … Continue reading

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Jurassic Coast 100km

Well it all is a blur now. Last night  I completed the 100k Jurassic Coast Ultra (61 miles according to Garmin), never at any point did I think ‘I’m a knackered runner get me out of here’ and I didn’t … Continue reading

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Ultra Eve

Tomorrow is Ultra day!!!!!!!!!!!! So as you can imagine things are in a turmoil here. I swing from ‘can’t wait’ to ‘OMG what have I done’, seriously having more mood swings than a teenager and I should know as I … Continue reading

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Ham to Lyme 50k

The Prequel 9 days prior to the Ultra I had 4 teeth removed. An hour in the chair and numerous injections left me sore. No running was ordered for a few days and I thought this would work well with … Continue reading

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Next

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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10 reasons why I will never run an Ultra

just in case you were wondering. 26.2 miles is mad enough anything further sheer lunacy. I would not see my family very much (mmmmm tempting). My toe nails would all go Gothic not just the couple I usually have. Sunday … Continue reading

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