By Mark Remy on
Is it possible to successfully write your own marathon training programme? Mark Remy's trying it out, complete with hills, fartleks and beer.
Back in May, for reasons that still mystify me, I registered for a fall marathon. I wasn't drunk. Not exactly, anyhow. It wasn't boredom, or a burdensome surplus of cash. It wasn't temporary insanity. Well, maybe it was. How would I know, right?
Maybe I'll never understand why I signed up. ...