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Great South Run – completed!

Knackered but finished 🙂 First time I have run further than 10K since 1999. Great day and atmosphere as the people of Pompey made you feel very welcome – even in my Stoke top and scarf. I did get two … Continue reading

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Well done all on completing the Great North Run

…well done especially to those running and raising funds for Children with Cancer UK. The next Great Run will be the one I am in, the South one – yikes! Nicely over the £500 mark now with my fundraising for … Continue reading

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Auctions and training updates

Some lovely feedback from the recent winner of the Cannon and Ball tickets and meet ‘n’ greet: ‘Looking so forward to the show and meeting them , my dad is a big fan and I was brought up watching them … Continue reading

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Training underway for the great South Run

Training now underway for the Great South Run  – ten miles is a far old hike! But with 23,500 runners expected plus a fairly flat course it will have plenty of atmosphere. This will be my third run this year … Continue reading

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Great South Run next up…

Yes I like a challenge and moving from 10k to ten miles will certainly do that. I am delighted to taking part in the Great South Run and raising funds again for Children with Cancer UK. I will try and … Continue reading

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Elmbridge 10K completed

The sun was out and it was race day! After a delay in getting the venue due to heavy traffic from a local car boot the race was delayed until 9:30 am. Luckily it gave me time to warm-up, resplendent … Continue reading

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Elmbridge 10K this weekend :)

My second 10K of 2012 is this weekend and once again I will be donning my Mr Men running vest in aid of Children with Cancer UK. To date I have raised £422 and I have at least another £20 … Continue reading

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Fundraising update – Elmbridge 10K this month

The training continues for my 10K on the 22nd of this month, spurred on by my online trainer (who is now going to join me for an after work jog). The Elmbridge 10K now has over 470 entries and the … Continue reading

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Another 10K on the horizon for Children with Cancer UK :)

So following the gauntlet laid down by two people (who both pledged another fiver each) to do another 10K this year and try to complete it in under one hour I have entered the Elmbridge 10k on Sunday 22nd July: … Continue reading

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Staines 10K completed and £343 raised for Children with Cancer UK :)

A nice earlier start (6.15 am) to have my pre-race breakfast and then it was off with my daughter who was my race support/official photographer. (With my Get Ready To Rock! t-shirt – too warm to wear on the run) … Continue reading

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