Exercise, Running

My Love/Hate Relationship With Running.

"So, wait a minute," Mark said, clearly trying to take stock. "You don't like running outside because it makes your legs hurt, plus it's too cold, icy, windy, too hot, foggy, dark and there are 'people'?" "Right." "But you don't like running at the gym because...it's boring?" "Correct." He paused. Thinking. "I'm just wondering if… Continue reading My Love/Hate Relationship With Running.

#MySundayPhoto, C25k, Exercise, The great outdoors

My Sunday Photo – October 8th, 2017.

I've been cracking on with decorating the living room this week so chances to get out with my camera have been few and far between. It's nearly done now, thankfully. This shot was taken last Sunday on a dull, grey day at Eaton Park in Norwich. Years ago my running buddy spotted a heron at… Continue reading My Sunday Photo – October 8th, 2017.

Exercise, Health, Running, Uncategorized

A Third Of Women Harassed While Running.

  A disturbing one in three woman have been harassed when running alone, according to the results of a new survey by England Athletics released this week. It includes being shouted at, drivers honking their horns and even men running alongside them. Perhaps unsurprisingly, just under half of the 2,000 women surveyed expressed fears for their personal… Continue reading A Third Of Women Harassed While Running.

C25k, Exercise, Running

My Parkrun experience (it didn’t end well).

Many thousands of people take part in, and love, Parkrun each week - sadly, I wasn't one of them. I was hoping to write a post about what an inspiring experience I'd had but, actually, it was the opposite. I figured if I was willing to publish a positive story I should also be honest and post a… Continue reading My Parkrun experience (it didn’t end well).