Latest posts by Marc.S

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What type of training to win a marathon ?

Posted: 12/08/2015 at 08:10


Throw your trainers away after 500 miles??

Posted: 19/04/2015 at 08:51

i get between 1000-1500 miles from my merrell's, there is no eva foams or anything to collapse but still. the uppers tend to go long before the sole wears out. 

Working on Christmas Day?

Posted: 28/12/2014 at 09:19

i work in an animal rescue centre so we need to work every day, 

Has anyone here ever been to prison?

Posted: 30/11/2014 at 17:30

i've been to Alcatraz twice, does that count?

You know you are old when ....

Posted: 18/11/2014 at 20:32

people born the day i left school have been legally allowed to drink for some time. 

if Marty McFly went back in time today, the same amount as he did in the 1st movie (1985 - 1955) it would only be 1984 when he got there... i'd be 6


Rain Running

Posted: 15/11/2014 at 19:03

depends on the temperature, the more you wear, the wetter it gets and the wetter you stay (and heavier) your skin is waterproof, just get a buff for your head and some gloves to keep your didgits from going numb,

How long does a running watch last you?

Posted: 10/11/2014 at 08:51

i have had a timex ironman for 20 years, works perfectly.

My garmin 305 was bought in 2008 and is still functioning perfectly, although i only use it occasionally these days as i upgraded to a 910, again, no issues, 2 years of use including a lot of water, diving and open water swimming too.

How can I run with an eye that won't close/blink

Posted: 10/11/2014 at 07:58

Not the same thing but i once had to live with just 1 eye for 2 weeks after a stone chip off a car hit me in the eye whilst cycling and damaged my eye ball, (never riden without glasses since) and i ran with an eye patch, and i was shocked at how hard it is, i never got used to the lack of depth perception in those 2 weeks, i miss judged curbs and corners and everything like that. 

I know it's boring, but have you considered a treadmill just for the time you are recovering?

All things Christmas (sorry, but I'm feeling festive)

Posted: 20/10/2014 at 08:13

I always run on Xmas day, the roads are quiet and it's nice, My parents house is just shy of 12 miles from me, so I run to theirs for xmas dinner, the rest of my family go in the car.

Where can I find men's running bottoms with key pocket?

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 13:14

+1 for tracksters if you want something long


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