Tag Archive: ultra

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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Oct 26 2012

Research into an ultramarathon training programme

I was pleasantly surprised to find plenty of information about potential training programmes if you’re intending to do an ultramarathon for the first time. I started off with RunnersWorld ultimate ultramarathon programme, which assumes that you can run a marathon when you start training. having done Abingdon Marathon (UK) only a week ago, i think …

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Oct 23 2012

Installed and ready to go

Installed WordPress blog software today and it’s now ready for use… That’s the easy bit of this ridiculous adventure. My intention is to blog how my 24-week training programme goes and the build up to the London 2 Brighton ultramarathon on 25th May 2013. The quick next few steps…? Sign up (in the next 2 …

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