4 entries posted with fitness tag

The Marathon Experience

Monday, 16 April 2012 9:40 pm
tags: achievements fitness

I ran my first marathon on Sunday 15th April; the Brighton Marathon. It was amazing.

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A message for my legs

Wednesday, 8 February 2012 12:06 am
tags: fitness random

Legs. You've been pretty supportive of me so far in my life. You've grown with me, you've held me up when i've needed it, and you've gone the extra mile when it was demanded of you. Now, though, now I really need a big favour.

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Running a Marathon

Monday, 16 January 2012 1:50 pm
tags: advice fitness

I’m currently in training for the 2012 Brighton Marathon in April (#1 on my 101 list). The purpose of the post is to point out a few of my experiences and thoughts when undertaking this training and how it draws many parallels to most other activities in life. As your PE teacher probably said to you back in secondary school, it’s mind over matter.

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A Weekend of Sporting Achievement

Sunday, 10 April 2011 11:00 pm
tags: brighton fitness sport

It was weekend of achievement in the world of sport, on rather opposite ends of the spectrum, with the coveted Grand National on the Saturday and the Brighton Marathon following the day after. It was a weekend of firsts for me too, having made my first bet on a horse and spectating my first marathon. One of the events, however, left a rather bitter taste in my mouth.

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