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My 2017 Jigsaw: Mental Health & Marathons

December 28, 2017

“I realised I was far more determined than I ever thought possible.” As if I’d let 2017 slip by without writing something about this rollercoaster of a year. I mean, I know I’ve been really really crap at blogging recently, and that’s all about to change (don’t roll your eyes at me, I’m serious, I’ll get better) but I couldn’t end the year without writing a big ol’…

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Be part of my Live Dublin Marathon Experience

October 26, 2017
Marathon Training, Running, Fitbit

It’s happening! It’s finally here. *Gulp* This weekend I head to Dublin to run my second marathon and I want you to enjoy the experience with me. As you may already know from my Instagram posts, training for marathon no.2 has not gone as well as training for marathon no.1. There are multiple reasons excuses for my lack of training – a hectic work load, bad planning, the…

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The Reality of Running Every. Single. F*****. Day

February 26, 2016

Back in late November I decided to take on a brand new running challenge. Having completed my first ever Half Marathon in the October I wanted to take on something different, an experiment, so I decided to do the #100Runs100days challenge, the idea being quite obvious – run every single day for 100 days. I know what you’re thinking Is she mad???. And yeah, I guess I was…

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5 Simple steps to becoming a Runner

October 25, 2015

I knew I wanted to become a runner when I watched this years London Marathon. I found myself gawping in amazement at all those people. I mean, running a marathon?? Jeez, what an awesome achievement. I wanted a slice of the action, I wanted to achieve something, to feel the high and to also get super fit – I wanted to become a runner! It wasn’t easy, I’ll tell…