Loving watching the London marathon this morning. 15 mile long run yesterday! It's the longest I've ever ran and the best long run I've ever had. The weather was fab. I had found last week quite hard so I decided that instead of running away from the house for 13 miles I would put all … Continue reading Tell them how I am defying gravity!!
Literally! I actually chased a butterfly down a hill. Last week I totally got into the Run Selfie Repeat podcast. As a newish runner (I don't think I'll ever feel like a real runner 🙈) I love reading or hearing about other people, who aren't elite athletes, who find running hard but still love it. … Continue reading Today, I chased a butterfly….
Soooooo... back on the training for he marathon horse and I stuck to my new, very vague, plan and ran 11 miles yesterday. I planned my route, including some of the actual course. I arranged my husband to come get me so I didn't have to loop back. I got up early and had breakfast, … Continue reading A little recovery paddle…
So today is exactly 7 weeks until the marathon. I am not prepared!! But I have a plan. Focus on getting the long runs in. Here's the plan: Wk Beg 9.4.18 - Long Run 11miles Wk Beg 16.4.18 - Long Run 13miles Wk Beg 23.4.18 - Long Run 15miles Wk Beg 30.4.18 - Long Run 18miles Wk Beg 7.5.18 - … Continue reading 7 weeks today!