Timing it right
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Timing it right

Finding the time to train can be difficult. Sometimes there just aren’t enough hours in the day. Juggling work, family, horses, writing and studying has sometimes meant that I didn’t have time for a run. When I set my PB…

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Re-living my youth
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Re-living my youth

A week after my birthday and the veteran insults just keep on coming. Whilst one of my club mates now puts vet 35 after my name on all Facebook correspondence, another points out that I’m half way to 70. The…

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Not Yet A Vet
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Not Yet A Vet

My first day as a veteran runner, which basically means I’m past it when I’ve only just got started. I’m only 35. I feel fitter than I ever have. I’m running faster than I ever have. I’m training better than…

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The Trunce – July
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The Trunce – July

Only the day after finishing second lady at the Broomhead Chase, I was back on the start line for the Trunce. I’m the first to admit that it’s not a good idea to race two days in a row, but I…

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Broomhead Chase Fell Race (Sunday 13th July)
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Broomhead Chase Fell Race (Sunday 13th July)

Slightly undulating! Finished second lady, which I was very pleased about. Got lost en route, which I wasn’t very pleased about. Also joined the ladies tug of war team, which was fun. The race is part of the Broomhead Show.…

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