Monthly Archives: January 2014

Pros and cons of training for a marathon

I’m now nearly a month into my training for the marathon which is a third of the way through. After going with the Chorlton Runners this evening, and eating the most free sandwiches and chips I’ve ever eaten, I’m feeling … Continue reading

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Marathon training

I’m now three weeks into training for the Manchester Marathon. Today I ran 10 miles in 2 hours and 15 minutes, which is the furthest I have ever run. The past three weeks have involved me running four times a … Continue reading

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Reactions to the marathon

I’m now eight days into my marathon training. Since signing up for the marathon a few weeks ago I’ve told a number of different people and I’ve had a range of reactions. The first person I originally discussed doing a … Continue reading

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What to expect from life of an ex-student in 2014

It’s been a few weeks since I last posted a blog and it feels like I have a lot to write about. Christmas was great. I got a tartan suit, some knee length boots, chocolate and a Christmas cactus. I … Continue reading

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