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2022 preview

I write this blog post already four weeks into what is going to be another busy but rewarding year, with both the birth of my first child and a house…
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A reflection on 2021

I shall start off by summarising the main events of this past year before moving on to analysing the goals which I had set myself at the start of the…
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Budapest marathon 2021 – review

Sunday 10th October, 9am My training for this marathon commenced on 6th October 2020, with the first run in my training diary being a 12.5 mile easy run along the…
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Budapest 2021 marathon training part 2

Following on from my part 1 blog I continue by providing an update on the final 6 months of my 12-month marathon training plan towards the Budapest Marathon on Sunday…
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My coaching journey

Ever since I took my frist steps into running back in August 2012, I have always had an appreciation for the time and effort that coaches and volunteers provide to…
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Budapest 2021 marathon training part 1

Having not raced on the roads since March 2020 at the Lydd 20 mile and with the Cork City Marathon (what would have been my third attempt at the marathon…
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2021 preview

I write this on the final day of 2020, or as I like to refer to it as the “ghost year”. Here, I look forward to what I hope will…
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A reflection on 2020

In last year’s “reflection” blog post, I started off by saying, “Well, what a year! It certainly didn’t end the way that I would ever have imagined, but I am…
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Virtual Endure 24

Endure24 is a 24 hour solo or team relay race run over a 5 mile trail loops on private country estates. It is described as “Glastonbury for runners” and usually…