Shades Marathon Training

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09/11/2012 at 08:17
Shades you hit the mail on the head! 18 miles is a LOT of cake
09/11/2012 at 08:48

Khanivore.. enjoy your cake!! you deserve it!

09/11/2012 at 09:32

VR - you may not have fully realised it, but you and I crossed paths this morning.  I don't usually run on weekday mornings and when I do, I cross another Trotter/Forumite   In the week I usually run after work, but I got a slow 8 miler in this morning. 

09/11/2012 at 09:40

I did realise it was you after we passed each other!
I saw the weather forcast and thought it best to do a longish run this morning. 10 mile out and back.
Khanivore! You and your cake! Hope you have a good 18 miler

09/11/2012 at 10:29

Lol even i dont do long runs to justify more cake

I do it for ice cream instead

09/11/2012 at 11:51

Hi all!

Managed to get over to the UK ok... but had an horrific contact lens trial this morning... my eyes just dont like having it put in there!

@Khanivore - crickey... i never think of long runs for cake... maybe it'd make me quicker? 

@VR - That's a good friday distance!

@Keith - are you all ready for tomorrow's Foxy marathon/ulta?

@Shades - How are you getting on?

09/11/2012 at 12:10

works for me Emmy

09/11/2012 at 13:19

@Bootsie - what works for you? Contacts? How do you do it? I've watched countless youtube trials and tried other things but it doesnt seem to work

09/11/2012 at 13:25

lol! i meant the cake thing! not contacts sorry

 

09/11/2012 at 13:28

Emmy - I'm fine thanks.

Ouch to the contact lens trial.   But they don't suit everyone do they?   I use specs for computer/reading, I'm OK for distance like driving....honest

09/11/2012 at 13:34

@Bootsie - Lol! It's good to see that you're focused on the important thing!

@Shades - Yeah... my eyes are still tender at the moment.... and i'm working this afternoon staring at a computer screen It's good to hear that you're fully recovered from your cold.

09/11/2012 at 13:39

during post work drinkies last night I managed to get 10 people to agree to do a 10km in july.. very exciting.. there is a bet on regarding finish times.  Fab to hear so many people enthused though

09/11/2012 at 15:31

Right .. plans for this year race wise

Brighton Half - Feb

Ballycotton 10 - March

Sussex Marathon Living Weekend (Not a real marathon) - May

09/11/2012 at 15:32

oh and Reigate 10km July

09/11/2012 at 16:02

Emmy - stick with the lenses. I remember at first hating them and thinking how can people put up with these but I soon changed my mind. It really does make life a lot easier. I use daily disposables.

Shades - I've never done Berlin, it'll be my second "major"  and just when I thought i was almost half way there to doing all of them - they go and add Tokyo!!!

AND I'm staying with you, VR & Emmy - we can have a porridge party!!

09/11/2012 at 16:06

Thats great news Molly.

09/11/2012 at 16:10
Bootsie I will see you at the Reigate 10k - would be rude to not go as it starts 6 miles from my house lol

You might want to consider the Phoenix Brighton 10k too. That was a good run - pan flat, no cars, there and back along the sea front. Lots of runners and well marshalled with lots of encouragement.
09/11/2012 at 16:13
I don't only run for cake you know!
I run for kebabs too
Edited: 09/11/2012 at 16:13
09/11/2012 at 16:51

I'll enjoy the porridge party!

@Khanivore - has anyone ever told you that you might have an unhealthy relationship with food?

@Shades -I know this is a little late in the day - but what pace should I stick to tomorrow? 10.45 min miles? or what do you recommend?

09/11/2012 at 16:54

Emmy - repeatedly. I would type more but I am busy eating

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