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Waterproof running jacket

With the biblical rain we’ve had in the last few days and ahead of Autumn / Winter, I thought now would be a good time to invest in a waterproof jacket. I looked at two… this ASICS one which is … Continue reading

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Working from home set up

I’ve been working from home since about the 17th of March… about 4 or 5 months now… and I’m pretty much used to it by now. I started off in the kitchen with my laptop… and mouse… Then I moved … Continue reading

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Wk30 into Wk31 – July into August

Last week I was focussed on getting my 100 mile running goal for the month and it meant I did 5 runs in the week, totalling about 35 miles. It was 3 longish runs, a speed run and an easy … Continue reading

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Wk30 into Wk31

Last week was good training wise… I was in the gym 4 or 5 times and ran 3 times and walked about 3 times. I didn’t do my long run as I took a restful weekend instead, but did my … Continue reading

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7 x 1:1 min Speed repeats

About a month or so ago I signed up for a garmin online training plan for a half marathon. 4 runs a week, I thought it would give me some motivation to push myself a bit more than I normally … Continue reading

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Wk29 into Wk30

Last weeks training was a good mix of training and rest. With two rest days when I needed them on Monday and Wednesday, I put extra effort in on the other days. I ran about 23 miles, getting me up … Continue reading

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Foxy’s Garagym gear

I don’t think I ever told you this, but in 2014/15 when I was doing up the garagym… I got some gear made with the logo that I’d made on it. I got myself the foam board and magnetic sign … Continue reading

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Lovely present – Apple Watch strap

Today I received a lovely belated birthday present from a lovely person. Nice choice of wrapping paper too! It’s one of those subtle rainbow Nike / Apple Watch straps… (you know, the ones I’ve somehow been seeing in adverts online … Continue reading

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Lockdown eggs (again)

I go through phases with the food that I have for breakfast and lunches. Right now for breakfast I’m having protein and yogurt, with Asda Fibre Flakes and Red Berries… with some blueberries and milk on top. 400 cals of … Continue reading

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Wk28 into Wk29

Last week my training went well considering. 4 runs of about 20 miles, two gym sessions, some walks and 2 rest days, one which included gardening… heavy lifting and raking on Sunday and I’m feeling it a little today. I … Continue reading

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