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Snowdonia Marathon 2015

Posted: 19/06/2015 at 12:18

Gringo - you have mail.

Snowdonia Marathon 2015

Posted: 03/01/2015 at 15:52

I'm in.  Normally do Beachy, but the entries for that not open, and Snowdonia was.  Accommodation booked.  Bring it on!

Giving up the booze

Posted: 11/10/2014 at 10:12

Wow, this thread is buzzing. 

Quick tidy up of the house here this morning, sort out car insurance then off for a run.  It is possible to train for a marathon in 2 weeks, yes? 

Lots of talk of healthy eating, it is so obvious and yet the hardest thing to maintain.  At the moment I am balanced.  So stuffing, no starving.  All is good in the world.

Thinking I should set a goal for London.  Jonnie you are quick.  I would be wrapped with anything less than 4.55!

Giving up the booze

Posted: 06/10/2014 at 15:44

Hi apps, as SL said so lovely to see you post. Huge congrats on the park run and the stopping drinking since July.  Don't be a stranger, keep in touch either here or FB.

As SL is saying, not content with being rubbish over short distances, we are looking to extend our complete lack of ability to 50 miles next year.  

As for me I picked up a drink after over 5 years sobriety.  Lost the plot completely for a while, but am somewhere in the ballpark of normal again!

Oh, and I got into London through the ballot which made me stupidly happy.

Giving up the booze

Posted: 28/09/2014 at 09:04

Lol - Runner Jonnie, loving the 'genetics' not in her favour! 

Giving up the booze

Posted: 14/04/2014 at 16:07

Sinbad - I am in France skiing at the moment.  Used to get arsed on these holidays.  Now I don't, and I watch others lugging their beer and wine into their apartments and don't feel any envy.  Nothing changes unless you want it to change.  If you don't want a boozy time, then don't drink, it is simple. x


Giving up the booze

Posted: 07/04/2014 at 09:31

#Wanders on to thread rubbing ears as they had been burning#

Happy, wonderful, dark and rainy Monday to all.  It's the school holidays.


The sleeper train for Lodon to Scotland

Posted: 29/03/2014 at 21:33

I did the London to Inverness in a cabin, and whilst it was at times like sleeping on a roller coaster, I loved it.  

Had the best weekend in Scotland too, ran the marathon and then got the evening sleeper back to London.  Went straight from the train station to work.

Pay the extra and get horizontal.


What's the worst physical pain you've ever endured?

Posted: 22/02/2014 at 15:19

Giving birth in the front seat of a volvo, with just my husband, who asked if he really had to pull over.

Yes please I probably replied (or words to that effect).  

Anyone want my brighton marathon place and/or hotel room?

Posted: 15/02/2014 at 18:21

Lol - I have a place M...eldy.  Just asking about the room.


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