Archive for March 2015

South of England Road Relays – 29 March 2015

Well the wind continues and probably one of the worst weekend’s for it.  The Belgrave Tent tried to fly a way despite many of us holding down like a parachute and to top it off torrential rain.  Interesting day being blown away and the Petrol Station bin rolling down the path towards the runners (me […]

Fleet Half Marathon – 22nd March 2015

On a warm and windy day whilst a very well organised race by Brooks it wasn’t the flat course I was expecting.  Having decided to run this instead of Reading Half I realized my lack of hill training and preparation would be put to the test.  Rolled home in a slow 1hr 20 mins for 2nd place.  Like with […]

Gloucester 20 miler – 8 March 2015

A cold and blustery start to a tough hilly 3 lap 20 miler.  I was fortunate to remain a decent pace despite having gut problems and lack of energy.  Finished overall 16th and first lady in 2hrs 04.44.  It wasn’t the easiest of courses and very hard to run 3 long loops and lap many runners.  Mentally a tough […]

Bath Half Marathon – 1 March 2015

A very windy day, started off with some lovely sun and very soon turned cold.  A trip to Didcot took us (my son Spencer, and Alex’s second lap.   Struggled in the wind and also the measurement of the course being somewhat a few hundred metres long.  Finished with 78.28 and put it down to a […]