2020 – the year the world closed down.

What a year!!! I don’t often update this blog as much as I used to. The last couple of years has seen one or two updates. The reason being is that I was running the same races, doing similar training throughout to get to them and there’s only so much you can write about the […]

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Ding, ding, ding round two. I knew as soon as I’d finished my first Comrades that I’d be back the next year. There was only one opportunity to get my back to back medal and that was to finish the course in consecutive years. I had been encouraged by 2018’s effort where I finished a […]

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Comrades 2018

“I wasn’t meant to be here.” That’s what I thought as I stood on the start line of the Comrades Marathon 9,000 miles away from home in Durban, South Africa. And in truth I wasn’t, this was never meant to be on the cards. But despite everything I’d made it and here I was on […]

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It’s been a long time…

It’s been a very long time. Nearly 9 months since I last blogged in anger to be exact. I’ve been a tad busy and the year has gotten away from me. I briefly tried my hand at podcasting but even that became too time consuming and has had to go on the back-burner for a […]

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The Also Rans

Over the past couple of months I’ve taken part in some other runs that deserve a little shout-out. 30th Anniversary Star Trek The Next Generation Run First up was the 30th Anniversary Star Trek The Next Generation Run hosted by Full Medal Runs The qualifying run had to be of 10k distance or more in […]

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