Race Reports

Race Reports

Race Schedule

Throughout the 12 months, I will update this page with new races as and when they get confirmed. Hey, I need some ‘medal bling’..!

London Marathon

‘Fantastic crowd support and amazing atmosphere all the way round…’

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Cookieathon marathon

‘Awesome Medal ‘bling’ & the best ‘goodie bags’ in the business..!’

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Race to the Stones 100km ‘ultra-marathon’

‘Perfectly organised, hilly, trail run with spectacular views…’

Before – Now I only arranged to do this 10 days before the race..! This IS NOT what I would recommend for most people as you should have plenty of training under your belt before you decide to run this type of distance in one go. However looking at the e-mail communication that came out for competitors prior to the event, there were plenty of regular updates and information, including running training plans, to get you fully race prepared for the day.

During – Weather always plays a part in any race, and today was no different. When we arrived at race registration at 6.30am, the day was overcast and raining slightly. It was NOT what we were expecting. However, at exactly 8am, the clouds cleared, the sun came out and the starting whistle blew…

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Ben’s advice

Make sure you book your travel to and from the race in plenty of time so that you are not left with a ‘silly’ journey that leaves all your months of preparations for the race looking a bit silly because you did not get enough sleep or food the day/night before…