Monthly Archives: December 2012

Sliverstone Half-Marathon Training : Week 3

Week 3, over Christmas…what on earth could possibly go wrong ? Monday 24 December 2012 This is a rest day.  When have I ever let that stop me ?  I drank my fizzy vitamin C and took my supplements and … Continue reading

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Cromford and Matlock Bath

We were up in Alvaston for Christmas, so it was a perfect opportunity to find another good walk to complete in the Peak District.  Another good walk for me, because Debbie chose to opt out of the pouring rain.  I … Continue reading

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Sliverstone Half-Marathon Training : Week 2

And so we get to week 2, which is likely to be hampered by Christmas lunches and a lack of sleep. Monday 17 December 2012 This is a rest day.  Except my schedule this week is so impossible around lunchtimes … Continue reading

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Silverstone Half-Marathon Training : Week 1

My running training weeks are from Monday to Sunday, and so these weekly blogs will come out on the Sunday evening at the end of each week, to finish everything off.  Most likely after I have been finished off. Monday … Continue reading

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The Fan Dance

For those of you reading my blog for the first time, my name is James Allen and I am 44.  I will be 45 in August.  I am 5 foot 11 and a half inches tall and I weigh 102.2 … Continue reading

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Uetliberg and the Planetenweg

Debbie booked us a long weekend in Zurich and had worked out a schedule which was perfect for us both.  We arrived on Friday early evening to find it snowing, and the whole place looked very wintery and very Christmassy … Continue reading

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