The Egyptian Toe


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NOTTINGHAM MARATHON/EARPHONES

Posted: 26/06/2015 at 17:51
Yeah, exactly the same Rich.

ROLLER

Posted: 25/06/2015 at 14:32

I got a cheap one off ebay. Does the job ok.

Ikano Robin Hood Marathon and Half Marathon

Posted: 25/06/2015 at 09:27

Sounds like you are going well Scott and Nader. Well done.

I think I could do with finding a half to nail some decent pacing over the next month or two.

NOTTINGHAM MARATHON/EARPHONES

Posted: 25/06/2015 at 09:25

Oops. I drove to work this morning with the CD on pretty loud. Is that ok? Mind you, it put me in a much better mood.

Nottm medals are good. Think you have to pay extra for t-shirt, or at least I did first time I did it.

NOTTINGHAM MARATHON/EARPHONES

Posted: 24/06/2015 at 18:44
I wonder how many musicphobes use gamins or similar. I've seen several 'dangerous' incidents with GPS lovers. Some struggle to even do training plods without being hooked up to a satellite.

Also some folk just don't really get the importance of music.

NOTTINGHAM MARATHON/EARPHONES

Posted: 23/06/2015 at 22:38
Is any of the new course open to traffic? There was a little bit of it 'dangerous' previously. To make the event completely safe, there really ought to be BMI checks at the start. And maybe shorten the distance. But obviously headphones are more of a risk.

Ikano Robin Hood Marathon and Half Marathon

Posted: 23/06/2015 at 14:57

How`s everyone`s training going?

I`m doing ok. Done a 17 and a 15 but both off-road so very slow. Need to maybe crank it up a bit soon and planning to bag a 20 soon.....

NOTTINGHAM MARATHON/EARPHONES

Posted: 23/06/2015 at 14:51

Lots of unhelpful and judgemental replies, I see.

I used to always run with music and also race too. I had music on the first time I did Nottm mara but didn`t last time (2013). Once or twice, I did races where they said strictly no music but I kept my IPod shuffle stashed away until I really needed it then removed it before the end. Usually it`s just nanny state / health & safety gone mad.

I intend to do the full at Nottm this year. I doubt I`ll be plugged in but I shan`t judge those that are! Good luck.

Panarama - Allan Wells - Drugs

Posted: 19/06/2015 at 10:14

Mo wouldn`t really `get` Frasier.

Panarama - Allan Wells - Drugs

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 09:33
15West wrote (see)

re. Farah...got to remember this is all coming from Mail journalists who are obviously gunning for Farah and do tend to make stuff up. We'll have to see what the response from UK Anti-Doping and Farah is.

Exactly. The Mail is poisonous.

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