Marathon Monday #3

Marathon Monday #3

Marathon Monday #3, 11 weeks till race day. The fear is starting to become real, and the plan has changed, some more intervals and some long long runs. The last 3 weeks have been full of plenty tantrums. Admitting it to myself, makes me realise how stupid they were. The first week (Feb 20th), I

Marathon Monday #2

Marathon Monday #2

Remember the old sticker charts you used to get at school? When you did something good, you got a gold star. Well, I am awarding myself a Gold Star for Marathon Monday #2. No skipped training sessions, 100 miles in 2 weeks, 1 race. My perspective switched, I started to break up each session, finding running

Marathon Monday #1

Following on from last year's 1000 mile posts, I thought I would change up how I blog about my running. So introducing Marathon Monday, named after the infamous Boston Marathon which yes, takes place on a Monday. Here we have  Marathon Monday #1. Confession, I am three weeks into my training plan and have yet

Fitness Goals

Fitness Goals

After a few runs and early morning circuits, I realised that my two fitness resolutions were slightly too focused on running. Whilst running is one of my favourite fitness activities, you can't beat the day after leg day burn post a good squat session. So I decided to sit-down and write some goals for the

Strong not Skinny.

I used to be a bit of a cardio gym bunny, countless hours spent spinning and sweating with no real results. Apart from being hungry constantly, since moving to Glasgow I have decided to take fitspiration from Millie Mackintosh with her #strongnotskinny campaign and The Skinny Bitch Collective. I've started to change my gym routine