miles and miles and miles

A half marathon is 13.1 miles or 21km for those of your who are metrically minded. Except it’s not really. At 43 years old you can’t really just rock up at the start line and expect to survive that length of run.  So you train.  You run 4 times a week for months.  You start Read More …

Monster Challenge for Scott

This is my Brother-in-Law, Scott.  For reasons known only to him, he and some of his colleagues have  decided to take on the Maggie’s Monster Bike and Hike on 2-3 May 2009.  This is a well named challenge! Teams will bike 30 miles and can then choose to hike 8 miles to our Bronze finish, Read More …