Kevin Payne

Latest posts by Kevin Payne

1 to 10 of 325

cani cross

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 17:25

There are quite a few local to me - it depends where u are ?  There are groups on facebook and probably on here if you can find them - notably Liz Smith and Paddy O'Flynn along the Essex / Suffolk border area.

Ridgeway Challenge 2014

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 19:24

I've had to pull out and have a paid room in Swindon for when I finished with wifi and breakfast at a decent hotel. Very cheap to anyone who wants it....

Good luck to everyone - I'm very jealous as the conditions look better than expected !

First 100 miler

Posted: 28/06/2014 at 09:06
I never normally run with an IPod but it helped a lot through the night.

Kent Roadrunner Marathon 2014

Posted: 26/05/2014 at 15:19

Thanks - sounds simple. While I am sitting comfortably in a chair....  My garmin should help - I've never done more than 3 laps of anything, so counting might be a challenge

Curious about how this feel as my first proper run after TP100 - feel pretty well recovered though.

First 100 miler

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 17:51
I've done quite a few 50s with no foot problems whatsoever but the TP100 destroyed them. Probably a number of reasons but complacency due to lack of previous problems was the root cause. So you are right to wonder....

Kent Roadrunner Marathon

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 01:27

A guy did the Thames Path 100 in that shirt, which can't have been long after he got it....  Mine hasn't been worn yet so may need an airing. It is a bit LOUD ... !


Kent Roadrunner Marathon 2014

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 01:20

I'm just hoping I can shed the multiple layers of skin I killed on the Thames Path before it starts.  And I'm not sure I can count to 17...  How does this band thing work ?

Berlin Marathon 2014

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 01:14

I'm in, but not sure about airports. I'm doing Easyjet and that airport seemed to be best connected. 

First 100 miler

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 01:11

Speaking from bitter experience, if you approach the Ridgeway as a disposable 'training run' you have probably set yourself up to fail - I did the same with TP100 last year because Comrades was more important. Predictable results because it just gives you an easy excuse when you hit a really low point, although it was absolutely horrible and it may still have been the right decision. TP100 was the A race this year so it got done, despite some horrible foot issues which now make me realise I need to spend more time on foot prep...

However, I never listen to anyone else's sensible advice either so I will see you at the start on the Ridgeway

Thames Path 100

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 17:00

Hope you are feeling better T Rex - I feel like I better stop whinging about my minor blister problems now !  Legs already feel good but I think the feet are going to take quite a bit longer....

1 to 10 of 325

Discussions started by Kevin Payne

Stour Valley Path 100km ultra - SVP100

Replies: 56    Views: 3405
Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 10:34

Resolution 10K

Replies: 10    Views: 1163
Last Post: 13/08/2009 at 23:52

Benidorm Half - Jan 25th 09

Replies: 0    Views: 888
Last Post: 24/12/2008 at 23:06

Budapest Half Marathon this weekend - Sept 7th 08

Replies: 1    Views: 517
Last Post: 03/09/2008 at 15:41

Marathons in Japan late 2008

Replies: 2    Views: 424
Last Post: 18/01/2008 at 13:51

Tokyo Marathon - Feb 17, 2008

Replies: 0    Views: 311
Last Post: 01/10/2007 at 11:00

Training Colchester / Sudbury area

Interested in running together ? 
Replies: 1    Views: 269
Last Post: 04/12/2005 at 19:50

Stockholm Marathon

Replies: 2    Views: 403
Last Post: 03/03/2005 at 18:01

Training: Essex / Colchester

Running company ? 
Replies: 0    Views: 367
Last Post: 02/01/2005 at 23:49
9 threads returned