Archive for February, 2011

Beating the Weather

February 27th, 2011 Comments off

I’m sitting in a café writing this blog entry, looking smugly out at the weather I would have been slogging wetly through if I’d gone out for my normal Sunday run. It’s a typically British Spring selection of random sunshine, showers and hail out there, rotating about every five minutes. Nice. Luckily, I took a […]

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How Not to Train for a Half Marathon

February 21st, 2011 Comments off

From recent experience, here are a few tips on how not to train for a half marathon: Pick a half-marathon that’s run at the beginning of March. This makes sure you have to keep training through the freezing, dark winter months. The Bath Half Marathon is an ideal choice. Pick an over-ambitious training plan that […]