Category Archives: London Marathon

A series of blogs detailing my preparation for the London Marathon

The Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 training : Week 9

Week 9 and I need to rest my right knee… This week’s blog is brought to you by God, because even He took a day to rest. Monday 02 March 2015 So, this is pretty much a disaster.  I cannot … Continue reading

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The Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 training : Week 8

Week 8 and I need to be careful with my right knee while getting the runs in… This week’s blog is brought to you by Tony Stark, because Iron Man has been announced. Monday 23 February 2015 So, this is … Continue reading

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The Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 training : Week 7

Week 7 and in a continuing busy working life I need to get that long run in… This week’s blog is brought to you by my right knee, because it appears to be the determining factor in my training. Monday … Continue reading

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The Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 training : Week 6

Week 6 and in a busy week I still need to get that running pace back… This week’s blog is brought to you by Jason, because it was a Friday the 13th week. Monday 09 February 2015 The Marathon News Advanced training … Continue reading

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The Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 training : Week 5

Week 5 and I need to get back into that running groove… This week’s blog is brought to you by Pukka Pies, because they always look so tasty I was taking part in an OCR photoshoot. Monday 02 February 2015 Not a … Continue reading

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The Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 training : Week 3

Week 3 and I am looking forward to an event at the weekend… This week’s blog is brought to you by the 300, because I was doing a Spartan Race Workout. Monday 19 January 2015 The Marathon News Advanced training plan suggested this … Continue reading

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The Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 training : Week 2

Week 2 and I need to keep going after a challenging weekend… This week’s blog is brought to you by Snickers, because I was not really following my Marathon training. Monday 12 January 2015 The Marathon News Advanced training plan suggested this first … Continue reading

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The Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 training : Week 1

Week 1 and I start a road to a big challenge with an even bigger challenge. I have put together a 16-week training plan to get me through my first marathon.  Well, at the time of writing I have put … Continue reading

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