Tag Archives: winter

New winter jacket

I’ve been looking for a winter (puff) jacket for a while now…and today I went to Ellis Bingham at Braehead to see what they had on offer.  I tried on a few and finally settled on this little baby:   … Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts

After my run this morning, I had quite few thoughts for Thursday. 1.     It seems that Spring has finally sprung! I haven’t run in the morning for over two weeks (due to my cold and forced rest)… and this morning … Continue reading

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Wk4 – 5M Winter Series wi Gill

Monday morning and I really struggled to get up to go for a run this morning.  It’s lucky I was meeting Gill or I would have probably given it a miss!  I woke at 2am, couldn’t sleep, then started to … Continue reading

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Wk52 – 6M loop de loop then lower weights

Thursday morning, 3 days before the end of 2011 and I went to Bella. Last minute I’d arranged to run 6 miles with Twinkle Toes and Cat. I was going to give blood this morning but I realised that as … Continue reading

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Winter Strength Workout Challenge

Following my Winter Ultra Run Challenge,  (here is how I did)  I thought I’d change direction a bit for December and give my body a bit of a rest from long distance running. It’s sort of to do with the … Continue reading

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Wk49 – 8k progressive treadmill speedwork

Monday morning and there was no way I was letting the first snow of this Winter put me off getting a run in this morning.  I think my legs were still a little tired after the long walk on Saturday, but … Continue reading

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Wk48 – Early morning Icy run after being stood up by Paul!

Friday morning and I’d arranged to meet Paul at Bella at 6:30am then run 6 miles around a route we’d done once before together.  The last time I attempted the route I ended up double backing on myself, so I was … Continue reading

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