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Its official…..

spring has arrived. How do I know? No not because we are in April that would be presumptuous, I know because we saw our first one of these today we were so excited as we were beginning to worry that … 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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Looking forward!

Before Christmas I can’t think beyond the 25th December, before a holiday I can’t think beyond it, today I tried to think beyond VLM, (I do find it I think about it every waking moment). What am I looking forward … Continue reading

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Penultimate longish run

I consider anything 10 miles and over a long run, based on that theory I only have one more to do next week. (Hooray) I don’t run with an Ipod so my thoughts wander around various topics, sometimes I wonder … Continue reading

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Triple exercise

Saturday is parkrun day. We went we did it but no PB’s this week, I was 24 seconds away but funnily felt like I was faster which just goes to show I have no idea what I am doing! Madam struggled … Continue reading

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Cardiff

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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Cross Country times Three

After a morning of cleaning, dusting, sweeping in preparation for new carpet tomorrow Madam and I went for a walk. We took the long (2.2 miles) cross-country route to the post office, the carrot for madam being able to see … Continue reading

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Last long one before which I should have taken Imodium!

I really don’t like loosing an hour as seem to spend the entire day chasing my tail playing catch up, today was no different. I was up early (old time) due to a dodgy tummy, but hoped this was a … Continue reading

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Icicles and Ikea

Good Friday saw me slide out the front door at 7:15 a.m, the sun was shining, it was a beautiful morning but yes it was cold. A tempo run, not my favourite session, it’s just too much like hard work. … Continue reading

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Photorun: Exeter Quay

I got the idea for todays run from redhenrun who did a photorun around Shannon Harbour and posted some great pics. Todays schedule called for an easy 6 miles and as I had a day off and wanted to go to Exeter, I … Continue reading

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