Edinburgh Marathon 29.05.22

The big day finally arrived last Sunday. I had followed a strict training plan for five months to prepare for the Edinburgh marathon. I had done all the scheduled runs three times per week, though unlike the training for the only other marathon I have done, I didn’t push myself much beyond the plan andContinue reading “Edinburgh Marathon 29.05.22”

I’m committed now!

200 miles in, 800 to go. There’s no turning back now! This morning I passed the 200 mile mark on my quest to run 1,000 miles this year. On a challenge like this, the first part is particularly tough. Firstly, because you’ve got to get yourself into a fairly strict routine which is never easyContinue reading “I’m committed now!”

Edinburgh Marathon Training: Long run | 14 miles | 1st March 2020

Today felt like the proper start of the marathon training run-in. It’s 1st March, which means the Edinburgh marathon is the month after next. No time for procrastinating now, this is where the hard yards start. I’ve had a fun week training-wise. I got in a few miles before and during the Tuesday night GreenContinue reading “Edinburgh Marathon Training: Long run | 14 miles | 1st March 2020”