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Mar 02 2015

Entered Abingdon marathon – a late 2015 event

Marathon entry 2015

Took the plunge and entered Abingdon Marathon in late 2015 (October). This gives me 5 weeks after my final 100km to retrain for optimum marathon speed. Guess that means I’ll be upping my current estimated annual distance to about 2800 miles That’s 7.6 miles a day average! Oh lord! What am I doing?    

May 26 2013

The race: London 2 Brighton

Race day started markedly earlier than I had expected. Butterflies and nerves had started the day before the race, so I did expect the night’s sleep to be disrupted. I’d travelled to Windsor the night before the race so I was closer to the start, and could get a lift from my parents to the …

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