In Praise of Parkrun

I’ve always been active and have been a keen swimmer, runner, gym goer at various points in life. I’ve dipped in and out of running, but haven’t done any real running since just before I was pregnant with Harry. I saw a Facebook advert for the Race at Your Pace…

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New Year & New Challenges

2019 looks set to be a busy year for us – I have a few projects in mind for the children and we have a number of big events coming up, we have already had a 60th birthday, and the celebration for that is this weekend. We have a 40th…

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City of Salford 10K – results

Yesterday I ran the City of Salford 10km race. Following on from the run I did in July, I was hoping to finish in around 65 minutes, I’m thrilled to say I finished in just over 61 minutes – almost nine minutes quicker than my run in mid July. My…

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The Yellow Jersey

No… I’ve not taken up cycling and entered myself into the Tour De France…. I have instead made it to five weeks of my local Sweatshop Running Club, and with it gained my yellow running top. I’m really pleased that I have made it to five weeks. This week I…

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City of Salford 10KM 2015

After the (relative) success of my We Love Manchester 10KM a couple of weeks ago, I have signed up to run the City of Salford 10km on 6 September. I’d love to be able to complete the race in the 60 minute mark, but I think more realistically I will…

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