Category Archives: Summer Fan Dance 2014

A series of blogs detailing my preparation for The Fan Dance in the Summer of 2014

Paras’ 10 – Colchester 2014

I did not have the Paras’ 10 in my plans at the beginning of the year but after my running of the Silverstone Half-Marathon went horribly wrong (you can read about that here) I decided I needed to do something … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 10

Week 10, and I cannot let a holiday get in the way of training… This week’s blog is brought to you by Team Lycan, because there is no I in Lycian. Monday 05 May 2014 The weather was still not … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 9

Week 9, and I need to train around finishing off work before going to Turkey… This week’s blog is brought to you by my friend, the tortoise, the only thing I seem capable of overtaking at the moment. Monday 28 … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 8

Week 8, and I need to keep things going while I am in Sweden with work… This week’s blog is brought to you by Sean Bean. Monday 21 April 2014 It was the Easter bank holiday so we went for a walk … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 7

Week 7, and I need to take things up a level with the running… This week’s blog is brought to you by the Enerizer Bunny because I need to keep going and going and going through Easter. Monday 14 April 2014 I was … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 7 (Dunstable Downs bergen run)

After running 10.8 miles around the streets of St Albans yesterday, I had reached the point in my training schedule where I needed to put in a loaded/weighted run, and it was supposed to be 8 miles carrying 20lbs.  However, … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 6

Week 6, and I need to get going again with the running… This week’s blog is brought to you by the Hillsborough Justice Campaign, because nothing else is so important this week. Monday 07 April 2014 I had a meeting in London during the … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 6 (Kinder Scout bergen run)

I had reached the point in my training schedule where I was required to put in a loaded/weighted run of 7 miles carrying 20lbs.  I was up in the Peak District so I decided to go over Kinder Scout, which … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 5

Week 5, and I need to keep it going… This week’s blog is brought to you by Jack Frost because I caught a cold. Monday 31 March 2014 So I had a cunning plan.  I still needed to step things up … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 4

Week 4, and I need to start carrying some weight… This week’s blog is brought to you by Henry Kelly, because I’m playing catch up. Monday 24 March 2014 I needed to step things up with my running so I decided … Continue reading

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