Lands End To John O'Groats in 13 Days...

3 People, Each Running A Marathon+ Everyday... (Starts 24th April 2011)

21 to 40 of 59 messages
25/04/2011 at 09:42

Hail Hail

<note to self - remember NEVER to go knocking on Nessie's door>

25/04/2011 at 10:21
At the 14 mile water stop for Kelvin... think he's been wrestling with a dog on bodmin!?!?
25/04/2011 at 19:05
Hi guys; great stuff so far.

Did you know that there's a JOGLE race coming the other way. Started with seven; now only three left.

Shall I arrange a meet en route?
25/04/2011 at 20:05

Basingstoke`s parkrun RD is doing LEJOG. He left roughly the same time as you guys but don`t try to catch him up.......he is on a bike

Good luck guys - thanks for updates here & on twitter.

26/04/2011 at 00:05
Cheers guys. Well a quick and late update... been one hell of a day... and were all a little worse than we were last night. Kelvin left off first for what was to be 31.2 mile... and was out from 8:45am and I picked him up 2:45pm. That's a long time in the sun and 21c heat and he did suffer... however he's ok and tonight in good spirits. Caz left for her run 11:45am and spent the first 15 minutes running the wrong way haha. Anyhow she realised and ran her proper leg of 31 mile in 6:30... once again outstanding considering she had killer hills in her leg. I left at 3:45pm for the final leg... first 14 mile was a killer and blisters are killing me. Was in bits at 14.5 mile luckily Kelvin was there to dish out some essentials. Plodded on slowly to cover 27.25 mile in 5:16 but was out for six hours but had to stop for bust blisters etc. So were all sore tonight and I'm suffering... Caz is first off tomorrow morning so we wish her well. I'm off second and Kelvin third. Thankfully we think its decently flat... so its a bye bye to cornwall and dorset and off to Bristol. Speak tomorrow. Cheers for watching.
Cheers Pug
26/04/2011 at 02:05
Well done and good luck for tomorrow!
26/04/2011 at 06:59

well done -keep it up


26/04/2011 at 07:28
Well done! Hope today is flatter and shorter.
26/04/2011 at 07:55
kittenkat wrote (see)

Great stuff, good luck!

STU why are you giving grown men kisses?

coz I am a big soppy bugger KK


26/04/2011 at 13:23

Hail Hail

Mental toughness or what!  Well done all!

26/04/2011 at 20:13
Tremendous so far. Keep on keeping on.
27/04/2011 at 08:47
Morning guys. What news today? Your public needs information!

Hope you have a good day.
27/04/2011 at 10:07
OS wrote (see)
Morning guys. What news today? Your public needs information! Hope you have a good day.

I heard something about bacon and eggs.

"Keep going!" 

27/04/2011 at 22:12
The race heading in the opposite direction is down to one remaining runner - and they are still in Scotland!!

Hope you guys aren't passing by too many pubs.
cougie    pirate
27/04/2011 at 22:16
Impressive stuff guys and gal ! Keep it up !
28/04/2011 at 09:36

Hail Hail

Ice cream pit-stops?

28/04/2011 at 12:47
Hope all is going well and that the blistering is under control.
28/04/2011 at 19:25
Hope it's going well. Positive vibes to you!
29/04/2011 at 14:32

Facebook LeJog Page

Some pictures not for people just eaten. However, we're having more change to update as we go along here.

I've had to rest today as ankles are un-runable, which has meant Caz and Kelvin are on their own today... praying I can run again soon to keep the mileage and spirit going... so I've missed my home leg today... gutted to say the least!

Caz nigh on finished and Kelvin at 11 mile at the moment, DAY SIX!

Cheers Pug

29/04/2011 at 18:49

Hail Hail

Nae luck Pug.  Will bring you some pies on Monday to cheer you up.  In all seriousness though, all the very best, hope you are able to run tomorrow.

21 to 40 of 59 messages
Previously bookmarked threads are now visible in "Followed Threads". You can also manage notifications on these threads from the "Forum Settings" section of your profile settings page to prevent being sent an email when a reply is made.
Forum Jump