So yesterday was THE DAY. And what a day it was! On the Metro on the way to the start line, I genuinely thought I was going to be sick with nerves! Admittedly I was worrying about a lot of things: had I trained enough, would any previous injuries flare up, would I… Continue reading Great North Run 2017
Currently sitting in a caravan in Whitley Bay having been out to Newcastle for the day to have lunch with an old friend, to see the Great North City games and the Junior Great North Run and had a walk out to St Mary’s lighthouse. Now it’s a waiting game till we get on the… Continue reading In memory of Joseph
As the Great North Run gets closer and we are now only £150 away from our £1000 fundraising target, I’ve found myself reflecting on Joseph and the things we had in common. When I was younger, I was HUGELY scared of loud noises so my mum thought it was a good idea for me to… Continue reading Things we shared….
So I promised this blog a week ago but it’s been a bit of hectic week so apologies for the late post! Last weekend I had the pleasure of spending the weekend with CLDF (Children’s Liver Disease Foundation- see previous post on my final year uni placement with the charity). This was their Weekender event… Continue reading A liver-ly weekend!
Firstly let me apologise for my distinct silence for the last month or so! I’ve been busy working on the NCS programme with a team of 11 wonderful young people (NCS is a government funded programme for 16-17 year olds- Google it for more info, I highly recommend it for all young people, people looking… Continue reading A few successes to share…
Apologies for my lack of blog posts recently, I have been busy writing my final ever piece of work for uni, then the dreaded job hunt started and I had to have a week off running after having routine physio (my physiotherapist is very strict, haha!) yet you’ll be happy to know my proper training… Continue reading A whole lot of learning!
If you’d spoken to me yesterday I would have told you that I sat in the beautiful sunshine during my lunch hour. If you speak to me today I’ll tell you how I went for a training run in the sweltering heat!! I left the flat at 8.30am thinking it’d be cooler-I COULDN’T HAVE BEEN… Continue reading Beautiful sunshine or sweltering heat?