Swansea half marathon

This year I had a goal to reach. Last year the Swansea half marathon was my first half marathon, so it was all about the finishing. Now this year I was going in with a focus and a time. Sub 2 hours.  The Swansea half is an amazing race. This was the whole reason I […]

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Week 26

We had Great weather in the last week. We had some extremely hot days. So hot it was even hard to run. So in this kind of temperature you have to choose the time you run wisely. I managed to go really early Monday morning, and even then I struggled to run 3 miles. Wednesday […]

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Week 25

Week 25 was sadly the last time I wore my Nike lunarglide trainers. They were my second pair of running shoes, but also the ones I started the challenge and marathon training for. Mad that I ran 340 miles in them, 1 marathon, 1 half marathon and loads of training runs. Amazing what memories a […]

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Race For Life Llanelli

Race for life is an amazing race, it is set up in aid of raising funds for various forms of cancer. Every year many veterans continue to race and raise money. Many sign up just for the chance to raise funds towards charities in aid of previous family members.  Although there are many who set […]

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Sospan 10k

Only received the new trainers 2 days ago. So what a great way to break them in ready for the Swansea half marathon, then run the Sospan 10k race.  I knew that this race was going to be organised extremely well. I have run with the Sospan road runners in the past. They are all […]

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Week 24

Last Sunday a few of us went down to Rhossili bay. My first time down there, was totally awesome. There was a good crowd of us from Gi Joe’s, managed to get to know more people and take some awesome pictures. Lovely day. This was then followed by Making all three beachfit sessions in a […]

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Manic May

May has been an extraordinary month for myself. Looking back now it’s mad all that I made possible, so many goals ticked off. Firstly I managed to run my first ever marathon. Was an amazing experience. I felt amazing throughout, training really paid off. Great support from all my family, friends and even strangers. Weather […]

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Week 23

Another great week once again. Managed to make two beachfit sessions this week. Mondays was an awesome one. We were in the sospan and was a new variation on a ton up. Great fun and there was a huge buzz around the 100 mile challenge coming up soon. Thought I could go for an easy run […]

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