Archive for November 2012

John Dooey – The Hero of the 3 day Multi Druid Challenge

  Whilst I would have loved to join my dear friend John running the 3 day Ridgeway challenge 85 miles over 3 days of rough, tough terrain  I knew the best I could offer was my support.  Gutted as this years time would have seen me as the overall winner of the event but you […]

Marlow Half Marathon – November 3rd “victory for the 5th year!”

Marlow Half Marathon – It was like running an “Adventure Race”   What an interesting race this was, out of the 5 years there has been two significant years I remember  which was 2009 for a torrential down pour and then 2012 with flooding and water racing towards you.  It was a challenge to say […]

Toronto Marathon October 14th 2012 – “Another to forget”

    Toronto Marathon – 14th October, How exciting to be selected for England and have an opportunity to be able to run a marathon in such a great city.  I had never been to Canada and always fancied going but was offered Denmark last year and I had this in reserve if Berlin hadn’t […]

Berlin Marathon – 30th Sept 2012 “One to forget”

  Berlin Marathon,   What started out as a good preparation to something that should have been a personal best turned out to be a battle of surviving injury.  For once I could truly say I had tapered for the marathon, completed some great sessions and in good form.  I was very well looked after […]