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Race report – Coniston 14 2016

Leah and I decided to run Coniston 14 in the Lake District again after enjoying the race so much last year and for those of you who know Leah and I, it’s not just about the race…. We like to make a trip out of it! So, that being said, we set off on Friday… (read more)

Race report – Carfraemill to Gifford 2015

A slightly different take on race reports in that they are from Nick Williamson, Mary Hunter and Peter Buchanan’s great blogs… Have you got a signal? This runner’s world Best part of the day

Tenacious Team Tackle Traprain


Today is the 34th running of the Traprain Law Hill Race. I’ve ran this route countless times. Sometimes as a hard training run and sometimes as a gentle recovery run, mostly with fellow villager, runner and general clown, Lee Curtis. We’ve been up there in all seasons and conditions and even when it’s freezin’ cauld,… (read more)

Jeremy’s London Marathon 2015

Jezza's shirt

I went down to London on the Friday before the race to pick up my number from the Expo, held at Excel in Docklands. I’d wondered about the number of people who’d be trying to collect numbers simultaneously but the organisation was excellent and it only took me a couple of minutes to pick up… (read more)