Congratulations Peter, you’ve won free entry into our 2019 events and running kit worth over £200+, thanks to Erdinger. Wow, best prize ever! After years of focusing on times and distances, this year I decided to focus on having fun with my running and to take opportunities. When I saw the Run For All’s “I […]Read more "Yorkshire Marathon : The Training"
The Durham City Run is so unique and the midweek evening start time gives it a special atmosphere. The route takes in the riverside, views of the Cathedral, passes the cricket ground and takes in the historic streets of this beautiful city. When I was asked by the Events Of The North team to be […]Read more "EOTN Durham ambassador"
Like life, running is often about highs and lows. June was a very emotionally mixed month for me. The month started with the Hull Half. This was the first of the races I had won free entry for with the Run For All competition. Yes it was only a week after the RnR Liverpool weekend […]Read more "Highs and Lows"
I love to enter competitions and giveaways as some of you might know, especially the Team Tedious lads. I’ve been lucky in the past, and on May 1st I won another competition with an amazing prize. The prize, well….. Beer! (Isotonic, non alcoholic) from Erdinger alkoholfrei, along with £200 of their sports clothing. Also free entry […]Read more "Taking the opportunity"
Crossing the finish line in last place and I was loving it. Sounds strange doesn’t it? Especially after coming 7th in last year’s race. But that’s what happened to me at my last race, the Stockton Duathlon. I luckily won two free places for the duathlon a few weeks before it took place. I asked […]Read more "Finish Lines Not Finish Times"
When I finally got some sort of control of my mental health, I always had it in the back of mind that I could go back to that dark place. Something I definitely don’t want. Certain things can easily change my mood and bring me down. My mood has been good recently but March is […]Read more "Running is my therapy"
So the idea for my running in 2019 is to just enjoy it and see if I can help others with their running. The last two years I’ve focused on times and distances. In doing so I’ve entered too many races and run too many miles. I need to cut down on both of these […]Read more "2019 is going to be quieter ……. yeah right"