Marathon Eryri Week 16 Diary & Race Report : #ukrunchat @runningblogs

Very late blog post. The final training week was number 16 and so on the Monday (24th October) we took on the journey of towing the caravan to Llanberis in North Wales. Destination Snowdonia. Target – to complete this marathon. With a 5 hour journey ahead of us (stops + kids in the van) we […]

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Marathon Eryri Week 14 Diary : #ukrunchat @runningblogs

It’s getting closer and slowly the nerves are starting to build. It didn’t help that week 14 of training didn’t go remarkably well, especially towards the end (the 16th October). What happened? Nothing really – exactly that. Nothing! I didn’t go out on my final 10-12 mile run. Should I worry about it? Probably not […]

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Pacing Snowdonia #ukrunchat @runningblogs

After a break from the Runner’s World Magazine forums I’ve gone back in for a look and started reading a thread on the Snowdonia Marathon. Some great stories there but the best thing I’ve found is a plan for pacing for a Sub 5 based on people’s experience of the course. I might adopt this. […]

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