Everyone has a deadline

I didn’t make any New Year’s Resolutions this year. I’ve never made any changes that last longer than a few weeks off the back of them. And perhaps that’s why my January has largely been more of the same. The things I’m good at, I continue to be good at; the things I’m bad at […]

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Running in the Dark

Last night was a proper run in the dark – pitch-black, no streetlights, darkness. I have mentioned my dislike of running with a head torch before as I fear it makes me look like a bit of a fool, but on Wednesday night, along the Thames Path, it was an absolute necessity. Slowly but surely, […]

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Chilled Synth Running List

This is a response to Eve Emilie’s comment on my post Mid-week Run: “Wishing you all the best in overcoming these challenges! I would love to find out what songs you enjoying running along to- it would be an interesting blog post to write listing your favorite ones!” But before I begin, I would encourage […]

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A different kind of training

One of the things I have agreed to take part in during 2018 is The Three Peaks Challenge. This involves climbing the tallest mountains in England (Scafell Pike), Scotland (Ben Nevis) and Wales (Snowdon).  But here’s the kicker: you have to do it all in twenty four hours.  Why would anyone want to do this? […]

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