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#Janathon Day 30: Up and Early

Today I got up and ran early – I’ve been waiting all week to get stuff done, so didn’t want to get stuck into chores knowing that I had to Janathon later. I hit the canal before 8 and bashed … Continue reading

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Hilly and Hot as Hell: The 2015 Potteries Marathon

They say that the devil makes work for idle hands. It also makes work for injured runners cooped up inside. It was 18 months ago when a running buddy of mine, injured and frustrated, first mooted the prospect of bringing back … Continue reading

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#Juneathon 2015: Day 7 – AAA Batteries and Hangovers

I woke up this morning several times. On each occasion, I felt a tiny, tiny little bit less terrible, turned over and slumbered on, a foggy subhuman mess. Most of us have been there, the morning after, wondering why the common sense mechanism … 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 11: Dawn Run to Stafford

This morning the alarm went off at 6:00 and (unlike a school day) I pinged my eyes open… I was ready for #Janathon day 11 and was raring to go. I slid out of bed so not to disturb the … Continue reading

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#Janathon Day 2 – Back In The Groove

After yesterdays internal battles and self-induced discomfort, I got up early and spent a worthwhile day back at the office. Come tea time I was ready for a good blast around the streets of Stoke with Trentham Running Club. I … Continue reading

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#Juneathon Day 30 – 180!

Well there we have it: treble tops, half a circle, a funky trick for kids on BMXs… 180, my goal for #Juneathon 2013 mileage. It’s been an experience. I awoke at 7:30 am this morning having slept through my alarm. … Continue reading

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