Thursday, 12 April 2018

Keeping on track for 2018

This year seems to be flying by! I can hardly believe we're already nearly halfway through April! With the fact that we're already a quarter of the way through the year in mind it seemed like a good time to look back and see how we're doing in relation to what we wanted to achieve this year. 

parkrun female runner


Saturday, 24 March 2018

We're Running a Marathon!

A marathon is impossible. That's what we always thought before we started running, that's what we thought after our first 5km races, our first 10km races and our first half marathons. 


Monday, 19 March 2018

Parkrun Tourist - Hamilton Lake New Zealand

 If you've been following us for a while you'll know that something we love is taking part in our weekly local parkrun - If you don't already take part you can read all about it here! So naturally when we planned to spend our Christmas on the other side of the world one of the first things we checked was can we still do parkrun??

hamilton lake parkrun start line


Thursday, 8 March 2018

Tongariro Alpine Crossing

The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is a section of one of New Zealand's nine "Great Walks". This dual world heritage site takes you along 19km between two volcanoes; Mt. Tongariro and Mt. Ngauruhoe (that's Mount Doom!) through craters, over scree, past strangely beautiful lakes and vents of steam, it really is a unique hike!

Mount Ngauruhoe


Wednesday, 28 February 2018

10 Reasons to Start Running... Now!

Maybe running was your new year's resolution or maybe like 92% of people you've given up on the actual resolution but just want a relatively cheap way to get in shape. Either way you're thinking about taking up running and just need that final nudge out the door? Well, we'll try our hardest to give you 10 reasons why!
why you should start running


Friday, 23 February 2018

Stockport Trail Half Marathon 2018

A couple of weeks ago we took on a pretty tough run, the Stockport Trail Half Marathon, organised by Crazy Legs Events. James had a bit of experience having taken part last year, it was my first time at the event and I knew it was going to be a tough one as we all stood in the pub before the start looking out at the snow falling!



Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Lyme Park Night Run Race Recap

Every year the National Trust hosts a number of unusual running events, all of them are set in beautiful grounds and all of them take place at night! This year we took on the Lyme Park night run for the second time and this is what we thought...


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