Alabama

I was VERY excited to go to Alabama for one main reason… Yes, there was a lot of singing. We’ve noticed that since Louisiana, the states seem to look fairly similar. Very lush and green. Lots of trees and vegetation. Long motorways lined with greenery on either side. It’s really very pretty. We drove through…

Racing Plans for the Second Half of the Year

Back in December, I drafted a list of races I wanted to run in 2013. I knew I wouldn’t run all of them but it was a skeleton plan for me to tweak as the year went on. I’ve run several of those races and it’s been a fantastic first six months running in 2013!…

The time I ran the London Marathon

It’s Marathon Week in every sense this week. It’s all we runners can really think of. After Monday’s horror, I personally am so very glad about The London Marathon this coming weekend. It feels like an opportunity to band together as runners across the world in support of those who suffered. I know two people running it…the…

2013: Race Plan

I’d like to talk about the amount of running I’ve done in the past week…but it adds up to a big fat zero. I could quote sickness, travel, MURDEROUS jet-lag and frantic Christmas preparation as four very legitimate excuses but zero is zero and I am not proud of it. What I need is a…