Monthly Archives: September 2008

Woooooooooooaaaaah we’re halfway there…

…Wooooooaaah livin’ on a prayer! Take my…………Ahem. Got a bit carried away there! So what do these lyrics from the slice of pure 80s cheese have got to do with anything? Well, it’s in honour of me achieving a half … Continue reading

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Fame and fortune

Today I had my first ever interview with the press. I was contacted by a company on behalf on my charity, Dreams Come True, to ask if I would be willing to be interviewed about my New York marathon run … Continue reading

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That was the week that was

Brief update of my training in the last week (all on the treadmill): Sat 13th: Six miles. Pushed it a mile further than the new schedule as I felt progress with my knee was good and needed to get more … Continue reading

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Some day my PRINCE2 will come

Regular readers (I’m sure I have at least one!) will have noticed a lack of posts from me for a while. The reason? I’ve been doing an intense PRINCE2 training course all week, so between that and the running I’ve … Continue reading

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100 miles of pleasure, pain and publishing posts

According to my Nike+ gadget, I’ve now done 100 miles of training…wahoo! Sure, I’d liked to have done double that by now, but it’s an achievement nevertheless. Note that I’ve probably been out of action for at least six weeks … Continue reading

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In da zone

It’s been a busy week for me so far, with seemingly not much time in the evenings, but I managed to fit in two runs on consecutive days. Three miles yesterday and three today. All on my treadmill, and all … Continue reading

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Not-so-great north run

I was up north at the weekend, which meant two things: rain and hills (I’m sure my friends would offer a third – gravy!) Rain I don’t mind, but I was advised to avoid hills for the moment as they … Continue reading

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