Whether it’s New Year’s Resolutions, you were inspired by the stunning feats at the Commonwealth Games last year, or even by your neighbour or friend that gets out running in our beautiful city; every day is a great day for running in Edinburgh. I have put together a list of my 5 favourites to share … Continue reading My 5 favourite runs in Edinburgh
Celebrate Valentines Day with a difference this year and come and join me in supporting Bethany Christian Trust, by running the 5km Partner Run. As part of my role within Crowne Plaza Edinburgh - Royal Terrace, I have teamed up with our chosen charity, Bethany Christian Trust, to hold a 5km fun run at 10am … Continue reading Celebrate Valentines Day with a Run!
The plans were set, so even without ideal preparations (a weekend of bad food, booze & late nights), the plan was executed; mostly.The hubster and I parked up at New Mills and joined the Macclesfield Canal and ran 26 miles to Kidsgrove on Monday. It was a good run, the sun was out, it was … Continue reading 36 miles in 24 hours & I become ‘Bug of the Month’
I can't believe I have made it through the full month without a day off exercise, looking forward to getting a rest day in, but it won't actually be until some time next week!I enjoyed my run in the morning, a nice 7 miles to work in Brooks Pure Grit shoes that I am trialing … Continue reading It’s the end, but it doesn’t have to be Day 31 Janathon
Up and at 'em this morning, a hearty bowl of porridge to fuel the tank and it was time to get out for my long run of the week, 16 miles. How lovely it was to be out in some milder temps for a change! Wasn't sure what route to take but thought it best … Continue reading Long run & then some Day 29 Janathon
Time to taper! A perfect running day, crisp, or should I say bloody cold, and sunny, no wind....just perfect! Late start at work so headed out at 9.30 for a gentle (small steps, can't afford an injury) 4.5 mile run out through Fog Lane Park. And that's all for the day, I hate tapering!
Thank goodness my hubby suggested putting on my jacket for the morning run commute to work, I think I have been deceived by our recent mild weather and looking outside at 6.30am, it looked aok, but heading out it was absolutely freezing! A great run though, I was warm enough in my gear for the … Continue reading Ass Kicked Day 10 Janathon
I had intended to run to work today, but I thought I would take a gamble and see what time I woke up....mmm 10 to 8, too late! Having left my bike at work, I had to steal hubby's crappy old bike and head out through the freezing fog that had settled this morning. Not … Continue reading Foggy Fitness – Day 9 Janathon
So I forgot to mention that I did cycle home last night at near midnight, so did squeeze in another 7 miles on the bike yesterday. Busy bee this morning so didn't have time to make it to my planned Bioticfit class, but did clean the house, so that certainly burnt some cals.Anyhow another late … Continue reading Plodding along – Day 8 Janathon