I have said for a long time that I would like to do an ultra-marathon. Just once, mind. I decided to make it part of my 30 by 30 challenge. On Friday, Neon Anonymous and I entered the Saffron Trail. That’s 70 miles. What have I done?!
In between running, I’ve been on a bit of a baking mission recently. It’s also no secret that I bake pretty rustic looking cakes as I’m not so hot at decorating. So when Betty Crocker got in touch to ask if I wanted to attend a cake decorating class, I was pretty excited. Click hereRead more
As part of my 30 before 30 challenge, I listed completing 30 different races. As it happens, I’ve completed 15 races in my running career, so I need to find another 15 to complete by November 9 2015. Yes, that is my 30th birthday in case you want to shower me with gifts. So hereRead more
After a lot of thought, here is my final list. A few had to be changed, but here we go: Complete 50 parkruns Complete parkruns in 10 different locations. I don’t drive, so unfortunately I had to give up on the Lon-done idea Go to a burlesque class Learn to quickstep Complete a marathon inRead more
I can’t believe that nearly a month has gone by since the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon. Despite my less than perfect preparation, come race day, I was up early and raring to go. The journey started with the usual transport woes as the following photo shows our “arrived” train. We finally arrived in LondonRead more