2019 Running Goals

As always, I set myself some targets for my running year.  Some achievable, some a bit more challenging.  So here are my running goals for the 2019. Run 1,000 miles in the year.  Sound familiar?  I’ve set this target for the past three years and missed out each time, mainly through injury.  So this year […]

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2018 Review

2018 was another year of ups and downs.  I done half of what I wanted to do.  My original goals were: Falling at the final hurdle after getting so close is not going to stop me trying again. Run 1,000 miles in the calendar year. Break 5 minutes for 1500m. To run a 800m PB. […]

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Two Good Races

It’s not often that I say this but in the space of a week I’ve run two races I’m actually pleased with. And I rarely say that about one race! Monday 16th July This was the home, for Medway and Maidstone AC, Vets meeting at Medway Park, Gillingham. As I was non scoring, I was […]

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2018 Goals

After getting so close last year but not completely winning, I’m going to set myself some more targets for 2018. Falling at the final hurdle after getting so close is not going to stop me trying again. Run 1,000 miles in the calendar year. Break 5 minutes for 1500m. To run a 800m PB. This […]

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Oh Hang On

Target 1,000 miles; everything was going great, I had got to the middle of November, was running 30-40 miles a week and only 36 miles to go. I thought to myself, I’ll hit my target by next weekend. That’ll teach me. Another injury. I used the experience of last year when I picked up an […]

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Rubbish

Today I ran 16 miles.  But that is not what this post is about.  I ran through some lovely country lanes with views to distract me from the pain of my dodgy hip, my achilles tendinitis and my tired achy bones.  But there was something that disturbed me more than my physical pain; The amount […]

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