Billericay 10k

The penultimate road race in the Grange Farm road race championship was the Billericay 10k. Having missed a few races again this year I wanted to participate in the race to help my chances of winning a championship trophy but more importantly be involved in a event with my team. Unfortunately not many GFDR runners... Continue Reading →

Great South Run 2017

Tired legs from the marathon, a tired mind from jet lag and being back at work coinciding with a 6am start, cool and windy conditions and a 2 hour commute. To say I wasn't up for the 2017 edition of the Great South run would be right on point. A miscommunication earlier in the year... Continue Reading →

Chicago Marathon 2017

Blue skies, 45,000 runners, 2 million spectators and one iconic city. Chicago marathon is a pretty special race as far as running is concerned and it's easy to see why it's been a success for 40 years. 2017 marked the 40th addition of the race and Daniel Reynolds, Geoff Maidment and I, along with our... Continue Reading →

Chicago Marathon – The build up

I begin writing this blog sitting on an airplane heading to Chicago to, all being well, add my 4th sub 3 hour marathon major to my collection. I say heading to Chicago, we are actually heading to Detroit for a connecting flight and then on to Chicago but our destination is all the same. After... Continue Reading →

Week in Training 04/09/2017

Monday (04/09/2017) 2 runs - 3.1 miles & 5.3 miles - 1:04:36 Not feeling up to track, I decided a recovery run day would be sensible. I managed a daily double totalling just under 8.5 miles at a very leisurely pace. As previously mentioned I enjoy recovery runs for many reasons including being able to... Continue Reading →

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