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Janathon 2014 – Day 30: Crying, Waiting, Hoping

A change of PLAN, mud stops and a parent-teacher evening. An early evening teacher-parent meeting at the school meant a work from home day for me. THE PLAN called for a 9 mile run with 7 miles at marathon pace but I warped that and went for 9 mile run …

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Janathon 2014 – Day 26: Boys

I choose not to run but the end is in sight. The cold has shifted and this has been the first time where I felt that I could run again. Mrs Dan was out for the morning at her exercise class, The Son is still recovering from his cold and …

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Janathon 2014 – Day 25: Rain

Still no running but the roof is fixed. No parkrun for me today. No rugby tournament for The Son. No Southern XC Championship for me in the afternoon. It’s a crushing feeling when you’re not able to go out and do the things you had planned. One positive piece of …

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Janathon 2014 – Day 22: If I Needed Someone

Sick. Blurgh. Still stuck at home. Still sick. Running off the table for the week and it’s the small things that prove the most difficult. Washing the dishes, laundry and buying lunch all seem like climbing Everest. Janathon 2014: Exercise completed today: strength work Distance run today: 0 miles Distance …

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Janathon 2014 – Day 21: Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da

Still not well, the power of delusional thought and wondering about the weekend. Day 2 in the ‘not well and not running’ house. I’ve read the latest running magazine from cover to cover. I’ve read through lots of Janathon blogs. I am catching up on Sherlock by watching the third …

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Janathon 2014 – Day 20: Nowhere Man

Sick, sick and sick. Off work. Resting. Not well. Have a cold. Not running. Did 10 minutes of mild resistance work to keep up my Janathon exercise streak. Resting again. Janathon 2014: Exercise completed today: strength work Distance run today: 0 miles Distance run so far: 138.36 miles

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Ealing Eagles 10k (2013)

My running mojo is off somewhere downing tequila without me at the moment so to be honest I was not looking forward to the running part of the Ealing Eagles 10k. Don’t get me wrong, I love this race and was excited to be taking part but I had no …

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Weekly Stats

My plan was to take a week off from running after completing the Brighton Marathon and then get back to interval & speed sessions in preparation for a couple of upcoming 10k’s before spending a summer of serious training to finally get my half-marathon time sub-2 hour. The sickness monkey …

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