Category: Running

What a relief!

[Originally posted on Bristol Running Resource, 23/12/10] Finally managed to get out the door for a run today – first time in a fortnight. Obviously the weather hasn’t been great for running. I don’t know about you, but that doesn’t usually put me off. I find something vaguely […]

Keeping it honest on the run

[Originally posted on Bristol Running Resource, 21/11/10] Do you prefer your running solo? Or would you rather a bit of jostling in the pack? They are very different experiences, and both can be enjoyable. But I guess I do most of my running these days with a partner. […]

Totally startled … but in a good way

[Originally posted on Bristol Running Resource, 25/10/10] Where did that come from? I’m guessing we’ve all had runs when, for no apparent reason, everything clicks. You pull out a performance that surprises you, let alone other people. The clearest example I have was my 10k PB, recorded in […]

The sound of silence

[Originally posted on Bristol Running Resource, 17/10/10] Are you the type of person who distracts themselves with music on the run? Or someone who prefers the company of their own thoughts when on the move? I love listening to music in all sorts of situations – at work, […]

To hill and back …

[Originally published on Bristol Running Resource, 10/10/10] I’ve been out and about this weekend, visiting the in-laws in south Wales. Managed to squeeze in a run this morning. We ran north out of Beaufort on the road to Llangynidr. Within five minutes you’re into Powys and the Brecon […]