Monthly Archive: August 2013

Another Seaton run but hecky thumping fast 0

Another Seaton run but hecky thumping fast

Again I’m writing this run up a few days after it happened and I only remember a few things, I remember it was a bit dull and that on the first length I passed...

Crimdon Dene running in the twilight zone 0

Crimdon Dene running in the twilight zone

I’m writing up this run almost a week after I did it so I can barely remember what went on. All I do remember is that I thought it was my fastest time but...

Thank heavens for the 5:2 diet – and lots of running too. 0

Thank heavens for the 5:2 diet – and lots of running too.

OK, so I had a week off the diet while I was at my sis’s and driving around a bit, but hey I’m back on it and another two pounds have bitten the dust. I’m...

Wet and wild 0

Wet and wild

Very wet and wild Saturday morning, on the way to the run it was absolutely dogging and catting it down and when I got to the start it wasn’t much better. Anyway I donned...

Rainy and sweaty 0

Rainy and sweaty

Got up very bright and early for a holiday and made an early start on a nine miler in Seaton Carew. Super grim day, though I have seen grimmer on Teesside, it wasn’t looking...

Battery problems 0

Battery problems

Nearly a week off running well that’s just not good enough. Hey but I did get a bit of a holiday in there to go down to my Sis’s with my lovely little daughter...

At blinking last 0

At blinking last

At finally last, all the work pays off. Despite all my efforts with running it just wasn’t working, it was getting me fitter and things were looking up there but it just wasn’t shifting...

Nice long run 0

Nice long run

Something must have stirred in me this morning, or it could have been the energy bar I had, I managed to marmalise my last nine miler and do a really pretty good run. I...

Trying a bit too hard 0

Trying a bit too hard

Got up at the crack of dawn again. This time though for added “you never did” I set out after only having 600 calories the day before. See I’m trying the 5:2 diet in...