Manchester Marathon Finish line

Sunday Runday: ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon 2015

So, I don’t know if anybody had noticed, but I was planning to run a marathon. That was kind of what brought me back to writing these blog posts – and also, a few weeks ago, what sent me away again. Sometimes I even bore myself, talking about running. Sometimes I really feel like blogging and sometimes I don’t. When… Read more →

Running kit for grey days

Sunday Runday: Bright young thing

This week’s long run was really long – a full 18.5 miles, on a seriously grey-looking Sunday lunchtime. It was threatening to rain, the air felt heavy and damp. The sky was the more or less the same colour as the pavement which I gave a good kicking for a full 2 hours and 40 minutes. Before I set off,… Read more →