Tag Archives: outdoors

#Janathon Day 31: Sunday Long Run

There we go folks, it’s a wrap. 31 days of consecutive running, sensible eating and no drinking. It’s been great. This morning, I met up with my clubmates at Westport Lake as planned. The rain was pouring, the ducks were fighting … Continue reading

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#Juneathon Day 11: Shugborough Relays

Today my #Juneathon duties were confined to the Shuborough Relays organised by our friends and arch rivals, the Stafford Harriers. The relays are a wonderful running event where elites, club runners, kids and fancy dress all set off at once and … Continue reading

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#Juneathon Day 10: Presentations and Precipitation

Walter likes mud, this fact is well documented and today he delivered with aplomb. The #Juneathon weather was fantastic, warm and breezy, sunny and fresh… but let’s not forget that we’ve had a load of torrential downpours in recent hours. Earlier today … Continue reading

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#Janathon Day 31: Another Number for Another Year

There we have it, #Janathon 2014 is complete… it’s been a blast, I’ve enjoyed every run, but it’s been hard work this mind-over-matter business. I’m ready for a good rest and a glass bottle of red. #DryJanuary, on the other hand, has … Continue reading

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#Janathon Day 26: The Water Based Apocalypse?

Over the course of the Past week, the weathermen would have had us believe we were all going to be washed away by some sort of mighty storm, the likes of which mankind has not encountered since the great Galveston … Continue reading

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#Janathon Day 19: The Essar Four Villages (Helsby) Half Marathon

Today I got up early, had a hearty breakfast and made my way to Helsby in darkest Cheshire for my first race of the season: The Essar four villages half marathon. I collected my running bud Phil on-route, and we arrived … Continue reading

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#Janathon Day 18: Blown Away In Blackpool

Today I had a change of scenery… Having belted it up to Lancashire last night to see my folks new pad in Lytham St Anne’s, we crashed at a nearby Travelodge in the great summertime retreat of Blackpool. I had a … Continue reading

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