Category Archives: Paras’ 10 Colchester May 2014

A series of blogs detailing my preparation for the Paras’ 10 at Colchester in the May of 2014

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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Paras’ 10 training : Week 4 (Dunstable Downs bergen run)

I had reached the point in my training schedule where I needed to put in a loaded/weighted run, and it was going to be 5 miles carrying 20lbs.  I would have to use my trainers because the boots I am … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 3

Week 3, and I need to cope with being in Paris for a few days… This week’s blog is brought to you by Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Perri Shakes Drayton, who managed to run a mile for Sport Relief.  I am sure … Continue reading

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Sport Relief Mile 2014

I had not really been aware of Sport Relief this year until I saw a status update on Facebook on the Saturday afternoon from the St Albans Half-Marathon team saying that they were taking part in the Sport Relief Mile … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 2

Week 2, and time to get some more runs in… This week’s training blog is brought to you by Ren & Stimpy, for reasons which will become apparent when you get to the entry for Saturday.  Happy happy, joy joy. … Continue reading

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Warrior Adrenaline Race Training Camp 3

Regiment Fitness are putting on 4 free training camps in the build up to the Warrior Adrenaline Race in April and I intend to go along to all 4 of them, and report back on them here.  You can read … Continue reading

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Paras’ 10 training : Week 1

Week 1, and I have found something new to target… Monday 03 March 2014 I was very disappointed with the outcome of my run in the Silverstone Half-Marathon, which you can read about here, and especially after the training I … Continue reading

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