Nike React Infinity Run

Another shoe in the armoury is the Nike React Infinity Run. A super cushioned shoe for those easy runs. With the first 120 miles now logged, what are my thoughts? So first thing first, they are the flyknit upper from Nike. not the usual tongue and upper. Firstly I thought this wouldn’t work for me.Continue reading “Nike React Infinity Run”

Finding my first 100 miler

2021 will see my taking on my first 100 mile race. I’m keeping a training blog until race day. Follow my ups and downs, challenges and successes and come along on the journey with me.

Running with anxiety or depression

It’s not new but it really is a life saver for many people. Running can be a really effect way to manage mental health conditions. This is worth a read. 👍 http://www.runnersworld.com/health-injuries/a18807336/running-anxiety-depression/

Inov8 TerraUltra G270 – The first 100 miles

Firstly, these are one of the first times I’ve bought ‘new’. This was bought on the day of release and I paid the full price. Not my normal way, I’ll normally go for a previous model at a cheaper price. But with these the improvements were really key for me and I felt if IContinue reading “Inov8 TerraUltra G270 – The first 100 miles”

16-week 50-mile ultra-marathon training schedule

Want to run an ultra marathon? In 16 weeks, this training plan will get you ready to run 50 miles. — Read on http://www.runnersworld.com/uk/training/ultra/a774983/16-week-50-mile-ultra-marathon-training-schedule/

The Great Virtual Race Across Tennessee 2020

Im not really a fan of virtual racing, I enjoy the atmosphere of an event and run races for that feeling. medals are great too, but running virtual events to get a medal has never grabbed my attention. That was until 2020 happened. COVID-19 has a lot to answer for!! With the impact of cancellationsContinue reading “The Great Virtual Race Across Tennessee 2020”

Nike Pegasus 36 – The first 100 Miles

The Nike Pegasus has been updated to the 37 – and that means the 36 can be found at some bargain prices. But is it any good? I’ve given this blue pair a run around for a couple of weeks, clocking up 100+ miles, so thought I would give my feedback. Fit As with theContinue reading “Nike Pegasus 36 – The first 100 Miles”

2020 The year that needn’t have bothered… (Part 1)

Or should it? I think we could all be excused for thinking 2020 was going to end up a whitewash when Coronavirus hit and life as we know it changed. There are obviously lots of negatives about the impact of COVID-19 and it has been a terrible global event. One we would all prefer toContinue reading “2020 The year that needn’t have bothered… (Part 1)”