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07/09/2012 at 13:10

All welcome jasonisme. No matter the mileage, as the challenge will no doubt help you improve that anyway

No more for me until tomorrow, finding my feet again post-TDS and the miles yesterday felt ok. And today is a non-running strength workout day (figure I need some as starting to look like the old Mr Muscle)

07/09/2012 at 18:17
Evening all,

Looks like the weekend is going to be lovely, so no excuses not to hit the outdoors for some nice late summertime long runs

9.6 miles slow and easy for me today in the sunshine - very hot and sweaty, but very enjoyable.

07/09/2012 at 19:34

Good luck all racers this weekend, everyone else good luck with the long ones, get out early its going to be hot.

07/09/2012 at 22:13

Rest day today First since May I think!

Minni current PB is just under 1.24

Going to be hot though and Sunday's race is a 1 pm start  

08/09/2012 at 11:14

Sorry guys- only 4.1m for me today Promise to do better next week after the half is out of the way Only 1 more 100+ week though before I start my taper

08/09/2012 at 20:45

Great all terrain run today, zapped me, still got a lot of Alps in me legs obviously  Will be a tortoise and hare month for me.

08/09/2012 at 21:04
What's a tortoise and hare month?

Is that the same as a "slowly slowly catchy monkey" month?
08/09/2012 at 21:22

That would be a better description really. As tortoise a hare is wrong way round for my meaning when I think about it

08/09/2012 at 21:35
Jason - meant to say good luck tomorrow. I hope the 1/2 mara goes well......
08/09/2012 at 23:24

Good luck tomorrow Jason.  Hope you get the pb!

08/09/2012 at 23:46
Have a good race Jason
09/09/2012 at 20:39

Cheers, guys!

More miles added yesterday when I ran part of the half mara course and some added today before, during and after the race.  Not the place for discussing times, but suffice to say that the training paid off as I PBd the Half by nearly 5 minutes

And PBd at 10m

And PBd at 10k

09/09/2012 at 20:45

Jason, That's Brilliant!! Well done

09/09/2012 at 22:10

Well done jason!

A marathon for me yesterday... in 35'c heat and accompanied by wine

10/09/2012 at 11:29

Jason -  Congrats on the PBs, that is impressive.

Emmy -  Well done on the mara. Where was it?

Edited: 10/09/2012 at 11:31
10/09/2012 at 11:40

Hi Barry - it was in Medoc in France. A great trail marathon and definitely one to do!

10/09/2012 at 19:30

Emmy -  Seen the race in RW, is it true there's wine at the drink stn's?

10/09/2012 at 19:47

@Barry - there's not just "some" wine - you run through the wineyards and stop at every chateau! I drank at 20 wine stops but there were a few more that I missed. There was not just wine but oysters, steak, ice cream, ham sandwiches, cake, fruit - everything that you could ask for! It's an absolutely iconic race and it feels like a big party. You run from stop to stop and everyone is in fancy dress. It's absolutely fantastic.

a total of 6 miles for me today.I ended up cross training on the bike and headed to the gym for some relaxation.

10/09/2012 at 22:30

  Well done Jason!  That is bloody fantastic!

10/09/2012 at 22:33

Cheers all

Back to the grind today 2 recovery runs for 11.58m

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