The 7 Stages of a Long Run

Since I started blogging, one of my favourite posts to write was 57 thoughts I have whilst running. (If you haven’t read it, please go check it out, I laughed while writing it so hopefully you might laugh reading it!). Because I enjoyed writing it so much, I thought I’d do a similar post and talk about the sort of mental stages I go through on my long runs. When you’re out running for over 2 hours, you have a lot of time to think, and I don’t know about anyone else, but I go through a lot of different moods and thought processes. Please don’t think I’m a total weirdo after this, I challenge anyone to run by themselves for 2 hours and not think about some really weird things! … More The 7 Stages of a Long Run

Why did I run up Leigh Steps?

I know I basically forgot about my blog for a couple of weeks, but now I am actually going to try to post more regular updates, especially as it’s less than 6 weeks until the marathon! The time has gone so fast, and it’s slightly freaking me out as once the marathon is over it’s only 3 weeks until my dissertation deadline (cue total meltdown because I’ve written about 700 words out of 10,000). … More Why did I run up Leigh Steps?

Getting attacked by deer in Richmond Park

Ok, so the title of this post is a bit of an exaggeration, because I haven’t actually been physically attacked by a deer but I have been totally scared by them a few times! I also wrote this post a little while ago but have been so busy at uni recently that I haven’t had a chance to edit it and post it til now. I almost forgot I actually had a blog, it’s been that long. … More Getting attacked by deer in Richmond Park