The Egyptian Toe

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North Lincolnshire Half Marathon

Posted: 23/05/2016 at 12:18

I`ve done it twice (PB!) and OH did it this year. Very well organised but at 1700 runners, I`d hardly call it small! Only gripe I have is that you cannot transfer places after a deadline which was about 5 weeks before the race which is harsh for a race that sells out.

Sheffield social

Posted: 10/05/2016 at 09:28

The Sheff half is a great event now. Done it both years and raised lots of cash for worthy causes. I did 50 miles that week and been injured since. Just getting back to it now. Supposed to be doing North Lincs HM this weekend but might have to sub my OH in....

Buxton half marathon

Posted: 03/05/2016 at 09:58

Yeah, I did it in 2014 too. First 2.8 miles are uphill on the Leek road then drop off left into some lovely rolling countryside. Another long climb late on 9 - 10 miles - ? Plus there a few little ups towards the end to give it a sting in the tail.

A must-do I`d say and really good to compare it to Eyam; which is tougher? I`ve done both but I`m still not sure...

Ooh, and I`ve done Sheff HM many times and this one is quite a lot tougher imo.

The Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon-Sheffield

Posted: 12/04/2016 at 10:23

It was great , wasn`t it? Glad I agreed to run with my wife and we raised a decent amount of money for charity and was choked a few times by the amazing support.

The Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon-Sheffield

Posted: 10/04/2016 at 15:18

Good time. Amazing support and now this is the great event that the city deserved.

The Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon-Sheffield

Posted: 03/04/2016 at 13:32

Me and my OH finally entered on Friday, after pay day!  We 're looking forward to it but  shall ignore any requests by her for me to piggy back her up to the Norfolk Arms!

The Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon-Sheffield

Posted: 29/03/2016 at 10:24

Good work. Sounds like sensible plan. 

The Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon-Sheffield

Posted: 23/03/2016 at 10:15

It`s pacing and practice, I guess. It`s not THAT steep tbh and the gradient varies quite a bit. You`ll be fine.

The Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon-Sheffield

Posted: 17/03/2016 at 17:13

Yeah. Cathedral will be fine.

The Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon-Sheffield

Posted: 11/03/2016 at 18:41

Yeah, it's about effort rather than pace isn't it?

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