The second post about what my 11 month-long marathon training is teaching me: This is less obvious and it took a while to click!
Tag: marathon training
What is the connection between a half-forgotten Disney comic book story and a 43-year old marathon runner’s annual racing plan?
Ending March on a high!
This afternoon I received a call from Noma from the LT Museum, the charity I am fundraising for in this year’s London marathon, to ask how I was getting on with training, fundraising etc. I explained that training had been a bit so-so after Ashby 20, as Philip has decided that he’s too old to…
Having resolved in April to concentrate on 10k and, at a stretch, half-marathons for the foreseeable future, I have allowed my rubber arm to be twisted and accepted a charity place in the 2017 Virgin London Marathon!!! How great is that? I will be running in support of the London Transport Museum, and particular their…
My role as a Laboratory Mouse (part 2)
(For the first part of my experience as a laboratory mouse, see this post, which ends at the point where I had received my fitness report from the Anglia Ruskin University Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Group and I was digesting it) The report contained all the promised information, and enough in terms context for me to understand…