Giants Head Marathon - June 2013

Anyone else taking part?

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14/01/2013 at 16:42
If I get my missus to agree to me doing this run, stagger, walk, I'm already dreading the hills
14/01/2013 at 17:48

(((SOLB)))  *bounce, bounce*

14/01/2013 at 17:58
Missus reckons hills are character building. Who's she kidding? She doesn't have to run them
14/01/2013 at 18:07
I run hills regularly. You can always *jog* the hills
14/01/2013 at 18:15

I jog the flat bits, I was hoping to get a piggy back ride up the hills.

14/01/2013 at 19:07

Hills are:

  1. Speed training in disguise.
  2. The best way while racing, to make new friends slow walking encourages chatting.
  3. Theres a good view at the top of every hill guaranteed 
  4. The chance a dusky maiden/hunk from St.Johns will give mouth to mouth at the top
  5. Theres a downhill.
We have several downhill that make run down shouting"WEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE" the one at Lyons Gate is ACE

 

 

14/01/2013 at 23:10

I was going to roll down the downhills.

14/01/2013 at 23:16

I didn't know we had to go down the blimmin things too 

15/01/2013 at 13:09
And wave your arms wildly while shouting 'wooooooooooohooooioooooooooooo"
15/01/2013 at 16:14

We have hills. One are two are what you might call.....significant 

15/01/2013 at 16:23

I shall learn to embrace these lovely high rise fields.

 

15/01/2013 at 16:49

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Harbour master being a speshulll one 

16/01/2013 at 00:06

I'm in for this one - now here's hoping we can stay in our friends' seaside retreat in Fortuneswell that weekend.

Cake - our southern hills are a bit namby-pamby, but them Dorset apples produce a very decent pint

16/01/2013 at 01:54

Map will be ready mid next week will post on Mapmyrun and work out a way of scanning it plus will post profile pic. Showing the slight inclines and little bumps

16/01/2013 at 01:56

10k route will be our next job thats 99% there.We havent been over the course with a Garmin, end of next week hopefully

16/01/2013 at 02:43

I like hills too *decides not to admit she hasn't run more than 2 miles for longer than she can remember. It's not much further than that anyway, is it? *

16/01/2013 at 12:12

you have 21 weeks of training increase your long runs by 1.5 miles per week 

Bingo............marathon distance in no time

16/01/2013 at 12:15
21 weeks? That's no time at all. Lucky I'm doing an HM on 3rd March then.
16/01/2013 at 14:09

Hello, I just found this thread. I'm really looking forward to this one. 

 

16/01/2013 at 17:36
When it's posted to MapMyRun, how do I upload it to my phone app? Another noob question...
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