Tag Archives: Ultra training

Too many miles?

This week was half term, it soon became apparent that I would spend my week taxi-ing Madam to various meeting points with friends so I decided early on to do as much running as I could. By Friday I learnt … Continue reading

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Now for something different

This post contains, whingeing, moaning, possibly swearing and general venting, please feel free to tune out NOW, normal service will be resumed as soon as possible. I am the proud owner of a bunion, ok this might be an exaggeration … Continue reading

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Rollercoaster

Now I love a Rollercoaster. Oh except The Kraken at Sea World Florida, my first and last feet dangling Rollercoaster once was enough, then I made big Madam at 11 years go on it on her own, great parenting! Then … Continue reading

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Doubting Shaz

The Ultra is two weeks away! How did that happen? Saturday after parkrun I headed off to do my third Blackdown Beauty. For those of you who are new readers this is a social run, 18 miles (or 10) mostly … Continue reading

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Haldon Heartbeat

After parkrun today I headed to Exeter Racecourse, where horses normally compete, but not today, today was the turn of us humans. The trail running type. I was worried about the pace of the other competitors today, the club that … Continue reading

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