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only 4 sleeps to go

   My last blog was back at the beginning of March following the Silverstone Half Marathon.  I’ve been very tardy in getting any updates posted.  To be fair it has been frantic with work, training and fund-raising and now I am only … Continue reading

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Running in circles

  my gps track – running in circles literally Weeks 10 and 11 are now out of the way and the worrying thought that I have less than 32 days to go is happily dancing around at the back of … Continue reading

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I earnt my lovehearts

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Weeks Two and Three…it’s all about timing!

Well today was going to be the toughest one for a while for a number of reasons; post-Christmas first major long run, January running blues and worst of all, finally succumbing to the Local Lurgy and fighting of this horrible cold!

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And so it begins…week One

Happy new year everyone.  I really hope 2011 is going to be fabulous year for us all! My 2011 started on 27th December as I began my marathon training.  Monday 27 December was the start of Week One of 16 weeks … Continue reading

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How do you eat yours, jelly babies and fingerless mitts!

I decided I needed to start totting up how many miles each week. What a relief to get out on the road today. Prepping before going out is another matter too especially in the cold! Running in aid of Kidney Research UK for the London Marathon on 17th April 2010 and need help to raise as much as can. Please if you can donate or sponsor me I’d love to hear from you: http://www.kidneyresearchukevents.org/DawnRoberts
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Why did I get started….I’m not a runner

It’s be a while since my last confession blog, oops so i better catch up, before the year “runs” away with me!
This whole running lark has suddenly nosedived. Where has my motivation gone?

Dark nights, cold weather and the sudden realisation that I haven’t started Christmas shopping (let alone sorted birthdays before then) is definitely taking it’s toll! It was great relief to see some of my new virtual running buddies posting up similar comments, and yet all I still want to do is curl up in a duvet in front of a roaring log fire with a massive cup of hot chocolate!

So why on earth did I start
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