A Saturday night post on the club Facebook page resulted in 9 of us meeting at Pinchinthorpe Visitor Centre at 9am yesterday morning for a post-Christmas run …
Ever ran so hard that when you stop it feels like the momentum is going to bring you face to face with with your lungs? I smashed my 5k PB in March, 3 weeks into marathon training. I started to think, if I can get a 10k race in before, or not long after, the … More LEEDS ABBEY DASH 10K – 39:43
I see her at the roadside then I hear her ….“GO ON NYMAC! … whatever that means” “NORTH YORK MOORS!!” I shout back over my shoulder. “Oh well this should be a doddle for you then!” Yes of course … running 26 miles on the road is a piece of pi**. I don’t know why I spent the best part … More Yorkshire marathon
A weekend away running, eating (and for some, drinking) in the Lake District … Hmmm … that doesn’t need much thought does it. This is a bi-annual running (and for some, drinking!) club weekend which is arranged for May and November.
Will Not Start. After completing the Hardmoors 60 in September clearly the obvious thing to do was to enter the Hardmoors 55 race in March. The 60 covered the Cleveland Way from Guisborough (GB) to it’s end point in Filey. The 55 covers the start in Helmsley through to Guisborough. So in effect, if you complete the … More Hardmoors 55 W.N.S
This is a brief post really all things considered. I didn’t take many photographs along the way nor did I plan to write about it !
Yep …. It’s a book review! Well it’s not really a review … It’s more like me waffling on about a book that I LOVE. I’m going to skim over it or It’ll turn into the longest post ever 🙂 I’m sure you all know about Captain Scott. His expedition to the South Pole in … More The Worst Journey in the World
( 14.68 miles / 1727ft ascent ) This was my second Hardmoors half marathon after Goathland in November last year. This would have been my first Hardmoors full marathon but when I signed up in November I was (well, we were!) expecting a baby due around christmas so being realistic I didn’t think I’d get enough … More Hardmoors Saltburn half-ish trail marathon
(9.95 miles / 1780ft ascent) The Chop Gate Chiller Night Race was a night race put on by the Hardmoors team to run alongside their training weekend. The weekend provides trail running tuition, navigation exercises and running techniques (incl. ascending and descending skills). The night race is on the Saturday evening and it’s open to … More The”Chop Gate chiller” night race
It’s been 4 months since my original posts. I decided to keep the original posts set to private … I had so much on from September through to Christmas that I just knew I’d struggle to keep up to date with a blog.