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Dalby Dash 10k

Nov 13, 16 Dalby Dash 10k

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I last did Dalby Dash back in 2011, but I’ve always remembered it as my favourite 10k race, albeit not my fastest.  My memory was of a tough 3k hill, a descent into the forest and then a subtle incline for the last 1k.  My memory isn’t quite what it used to be obviously.  The hill went on for almost 4.5k, and I’m...

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MoRunning 10k Leeds

Nov 05, 16 MoRunning 10k Leeds

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Having run at Temple Newsam just a few weeks ago I was confident I could handle the challenge of the course, that is until I found it was reversed.  This meant starting the 10k with the incredibly steep hill. Luckily the mud from the last race was nowhere in sight, just a biting cold wind.  I’d chosen to wear fancy dress for...

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Women’s Running 10k Leeds

Oct 02, 16 Women’s Running 10k Leeds

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Sunday 2nd October proved bright and sunny – perfect for a 10k toodle around the beautiful Temple Newsam setting.  The Women’s Running 10k was a double circuit full of mud and hills which took me by surprise if I’m honest. I’m not a fan of going twice round a circuit at the best of times, and knowing we had...

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I might actually be enjoying running!

Sep 04, 16 I might actually be enjoying running!

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If you’d have said to me a month ago that I’d be able to run five miles with running club on a Wednesday night after a tough day at work I’d have laughed at you.  If you’d told me I’d do it on more than one occasion I wouldn’t have believed you.  Not only that I can go out and do 5k or 7k without...

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Like a cowboy without a horse

Aug 12, 16 Like a cowboy without a horse

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This week I learned a very important lesson about being over confident in my abilities. It hurts! For the first two days of the week I’ve been walking around like a cowboy who’s spent the last two weeks on horseback. My legs appeared to have forgotten there was any kind of flexibility to them, and my long legs made me...

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Asda Foundation 10k

Aug 07, 16 Asda Foundation 10k

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Well the day dawned, and surprisingly I was quite looking forward to not only my first race in three years, but my first outdoor run in two years, despite barely any training and only just hitting 5k on the treadmill a few days ago. As is always the case things didn’t go smoothly. Traffic was such a nightmare we abandoned all...

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