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11th-17th March 2019

Weekly Training Review – 11th-17th March 2019

Mar17
Last week’s report can be found here. Weekly Training: This week I had planned 7 sessions; 5 runs, 1 Yoga session and 1 weights session. Just like last week, this plan wasn’t set in stone and would depend on how my niggling knee felt day-to-day. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

My Shoe Rotation For 2019

My Shoe Rotation For 2019

Mar13
In case you hadn’t noticed by now, I really love buying running shoes! I have always been a massive trainer fan. Therefore, getting new running shoes is always an excitable time for me. As such, I have amassed quite a few pairs! I use each pair for a specific purpose,

4th-10th March 2019

Weekly Training Review – 4th-10th March 2019

Mar10
Last week’s report can be found here. Weekly Training: This week I had planned 7 sessions; 5 runs, 1 Yoga session and 1 weights session. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Weights Club Run Run Club Run Yoga Parkrun Long Run Monday 4th March: I hate missing a Monday

Odyssey React

Nike Odyssey React Review

Mar06
Introduction: All of my previous Nike shoes have been models which utilized Nike’s Zoom technology. For this reason,  I have been keen to try out the React technology for a while to see how it compares. I was originally looking at the more popular Nike Epic React model. However, after

25th February-3rd March 2019

Weekly Training Review – 25th February-3rd March 2019

Mar03
Last week’s report can be found here. Weekly Training: This week I had planned 7 sessions; 5 runs, 1 Yoga session and 1 weights session. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Weights Club Run Run Club Run Yoga Parkrun Long Run Monday 25th February: I find working out, or

Losing Weight Whilst Marathon Training

Losing Weight Whilst Marathon Training

Feb27
Introduction: Losing weight whilst marathon training can be a real battle. Eating enough calories to fuel your body is essential. At the same time, losing weight requires the body to be in a calorie deficit to lose weight. Losing 1 pound of weight requires a 3,500 calorie deficit. This deficit

18th-24th February

Weekly Training Review – 18th-24th February 2019

Feb24
Last week’s report can be found here. Weekly Training: This week I had planned 7 sessions; 5 runs, 1 Yoga session and 1 weights sessions. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Weights Club Run Run Club Run Yoga Parkrun Long Run Monday 18th February: Today was supposed to be

Benefits Of Joining A Running Club

Benefits Of Joining A Running Club

Feb20
Introduction: There are many benefits of joining a running club, however it is still something which I put off for a long time! I recently plucked up the courage to attend a club and you can read about my experience with two local clubs here. Joining a club can seem

11th-17th February 2019

Weekly Training Review – 11th-17th February 2019

Feb17
Last week’s report can be found here. Weekly Training: This week I had planned 7 sessions; 5 runs, 1 Yoga session and 1 weights sessions. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Weights Club Run Run Run Yoga Parkrun Long Run Monday 11th February: I still haven’t set out a

My Running Club Experience

My Running Club Experience

Feb13
Introduction: Tuesday 29th January saw me pluck up the courage to finally attend my local running club for the first time. I had wanted to attend since early 2018, however I didn’t feel like I was a “real runner”… whatever one of those is! Telling myself that I would join