my running adventures – barefoot or otherwise

6 things that have been happening in my running life recently

It is nice to be back! Some of you may have thought I had dropped off the planet, but now I’m back. Just to confirm, I never did fall off … Continue reading

August 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

Beeston AC Trent 5 mile race review

Last Wednesday night, 28th May, over 200 runners congregated on Canal Side next to Beeston Weirfields for Beeston Athletics Club’s annual 5 mile race. It was my first time running … Continue reading

June 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

I’m back…with a new runner!

Well, hello again! It really has been a long time since my last blog post. The reason? I’ve been busy working towards a professional goal that I’m pleased to say … Continue reading

May 25, 2014 · 2 Comments

Racing versus running, responses and my heart rate monitor!

  Last weekend, I was fortunate enough to attend Beeston parkrun with a friend of mine. As I’d experienced the last time out (a few weeks previously), the organisation was … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · 6 Comments

Review of The Running Awards!

It’s been a while since my last blog post, and I’ve been thinking a lot on the subject since I attended The Running Awards in London on the Friday before the … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · 7 Comments

All about my recent #90sTuneStreak AND a final plea to vote for my blog in the Running Awards 2014

With just days left of voting until the Running Awards 2014 deadline closes, this post is more than just a timely reminder to please vote for my blog! Rather than … Continue reading

April 7, 2014 · 2 Comments

A lesson for beginner runners, or The Art of Running Slower, (not by Julian Goater!)

Running slowly is something that has not come easily to me. I have found going slower than my ‘usual’ pace difficult to stick to. I often run at or around … Continue reading

March 30, 2014 · 8 Comments