Straycelt


Latest posts by Straycelt

1 to 10 of 4,453

Tuesday 15th April 2014

Posted: 15/04/2014 at 12:51

Afternoon all
Lyrics: ???
What: Badminton after work
Why: It's what we do once a week now
Last hard: Yesterday: Went for an undulate but m'boy was working and first time out on my own for 6 weeks!
Last Rest: Last Thursday
Getting excited as off to do Rock'n'roll Madrid, but just the 10k,. By time I got the "All clear" to run again I was too late for the half. Bit dodgy though as too easy to get carried away. Will aim to settle for and hold back to somewhere between 45 and 50 depending on training this week. Reckon I can do that without pushing past 85% MHR but I'll strap on the monitor just in case.
Postie(s) Great times and good account. So tempted for next year. Might ballot and then if the big man in the sky tells me otherwise(Should I get in) then I can always pull out but vice versa impossible...AH, you can be my voice of reason!

Monday 14th April

Posted: 14/04/2014 at 11:57

Wow...great VLM performances. PP envy, envy, LMH wottalottabottle.
Chickadeee...you'll love it, it's just the best experience ever. Watch the first 10k though and don't go too fast! Everyone out there is mara nuts and welcomes out of town/state/country peeps like nowhere else in the world and there's so much to do there too! Happy to swap notes.

Lyrics: Nope
What: Gentle short run with m'boy
Why: Need to save some energy for dance class later
Last Hard: Walk with OH after yesterday's run
Last Rest: Last Thursday

Sunday 13 April 2014

Posted: 13/04/2014 at 15:59

RFJ....ouch
Chickadee: The run is the reward for the training...
Looked a tad warm out there reminiscent of 2007 when I looked like this:

What: LSR with YS lzy 12 miler and BP/HR all good
Why: Not running VLM for 2nd time this century
Last Hard: Yesterday:
Last rest: Thursday

Now watching VLM

Saturday 12th April

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 17:49

Tnx OH and Dustin but it's way off PR(That's just about my old marathon pace!!) Unless this counts as starting from scratch again

Saturday 12th April

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 15:30

OH...impressive. LMH...rest well.

Lyrics: Oh yes
What: Park run (24.12 2nd in age group!!! YS 20.30 and 2nd in age group too)
Why: Saturday
Last Rest: Yesterday
Last Hard: Thursday

Have a great evening all and back tomorrow. Happy VLM all

 

Wednesday April 9th

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 14:37

Happy birthday for yesterday LMH and don't get stir crazy between now and Sunday. RHR might be the celebrations or head playing tricks..no running, bit stress, up we go! Time to RELAX. Seems strange not to be going up to VLM.
Tipped the scales under 13st today so diet really working well...2lb in 4 weeks!!!
Lyrics Nope
What: Gentle run with YS unlike yesterday's LSRish which ended up 5 brisk(For me)
Why: He/we need some miles
Last hard: Yesterday
Last Rest: Sunday

Tuesday 8 the April

Posted: 08/04/2014 at 13:34

Afternoon all:
Catch up: AH hope you are okay and no, not flat out (Unlike your good self, Gravel rash. Aaargh!
Mava: Well done on sub 5 and that makes you faster than someone on here
LMH: Ready to go?
Lyrics:Nope
What: Sat  TKD, yesterday 1hr badminton and LishSR wiith YS tonight
Why: Coz I can
Last Hard: Badminton (Forgot how much you have to move around)
Last rest: Sunday(ish)
Have a good day all and I look forward to getting the thread 1st effort tomorrow

Saturday 5th April 2014

Posted: 05/04/2014 at 12:48

Afternooon
What: Park Run 26.01, PB as my first, then tkd 
Why: Needed to take gazelle for a speedier run(He did sub 23
Last Hard: Today: Twas muddy you see
Last rest: Yesterday

Have a great weekend all...just dashing out with OH

 

Thursday 3rd April 2014

Posted: 03/04/2014 at 13:47

Lyrics: Nope
What: Nowt
Why: Thursday is long haul to Bala and back
Last Hard: Yesterday (Was supposed to be easy)
Last Rest: Saturday

Weight loss...hmmm..really feeling the extra 21lbs so might have to lose that to pick up 42secs per mile!

 

1 to 10 of 4,453

Discussions started by Straycelt

Thursday 4th April 2013

Walking down an empty road 
Replies: 5    Views: 300
Last Post: 04/04/2013 at 22:04

Medoc mara Competition

Anyone else unable to enter due to banners? 
Replies: 12    Views: 403
Last Post: 28/03/2013 at 12:59

Medoc mara Competition

Anyone else unable to enter due to banners? 
Replies: 0    Views: 141
Last Post: 15/03/2013 at 16:20

Bose Pop up

For those who don't like imternet marketing 
Replies: 44    Views: 1321
Last Post: 21/12/2012 at 20:40

Another Chance to be a loser for a week

Replies: 2    Views: 340
Last Post: 10/12/2012 at 14:22

Saturday 9th December 2012

Replies: 15    Views: 390
Last Post: 08/12/2012 at 20:47

What makes a Hot Thread a Hot thread?

A thread for the curious out there 
Replies: 16    Views: 606
Last Post: 11/12/2012 at 19:41

Macmillan Runners in VLM

A thread for all Runners from Macmillan in 2013 VLM and any other interested party! 
Replies: 27    Views: 911
Last Post: 12/04/2013 at 19:22

How many toe nails did VLM take off?

Scourge of the distance runner can be the blackened toes. How are yours 
Replies: 27    Views: 1116
Last Post: 30/04/2012 at 12:31

It's possibly quite depressing when :-)

The long road back 
Replies: 9    Views: 678
Last Post: 14/02/2012 at 11:38

Tridecaphobia, is it rational?

What's happened to you on Friday the 13th? 
Replies: 25    Views: 1708
Last Post: 16/01/2012 at 12:16

Vibrams

Are they worth it? 
Replies: 23    Views: 1835
Last Post: 15/01/2013 at 17:36

Honolulu Marathon

Replies: 9    Views: 737
Last Post: 15/11/2009 at 18:27

Kilomathon

Is this going to catch on? 
Replies: 4    Views: 598
Last Post: 25/09/2009 at 09:50

Ready to lose again

Replies: 2    Views: 720
Last Post: 26/09/2009 at 10:38
1 to 15 of 30 threads