A week to go with maranoia – @marathon_mcr #ukrunchat @runningblogs @RunWales

Entering the final week of training (week 16) before Manchester and maranoia is starting to set in. Maranoia? Maranoia (n.): Fear of something going wrong (illness, injury, etc.) in the weeks before a marathon. This always happens and I’m aware that it’s something to work through, but isn’t it strange how every niggle and every […]

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Training Update @marathon_mcr @running #ukrunchat @runningblogs @asics_fr @RunWales

Week 7 into the training plan for Manchester and it’s all going well. The sponsorship deal I wanted to work out with Armstrong Health didn’t quite happen – but never mind. It was an idea that didn’t pan out. So what has been happening? Training had been going well up to Week 6. I managed […]

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Here we go again…. @Marathon_Mcr @armstrongfit1 @runningblogs

In 2014, after completing the Paris Marathon I swore that I’d never again go through the pain that I felt in my legs at the end of the 26.2 mile distance. Through the tears of joy and pain I told Mrs E to stop me signing up for anything like that again. Without a doubt […]

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