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Race reports, Garmin Gallops progress, training updates.

Race reports

Brian Goodwin 10k

Brian Goodwin 10k

I decided at the start of the year that 2017 was the year that I would actually train for a 10k. Whilst I've run loads of 10ks in the past, it's fair to say that I've never been delighted with my times and - more importantly - I can honestly say I've never enjoyed...

Stirling Scottish Marathon

Stirling Scottish Marathon

After months of training and a dubious taper period, it had finally arrived. The Stirling Scottish Marathon was about to kick off. Here I’ll look over my training, the taper and the race itself. Beware, it’s a long read! Training I had written about my training plan...

Victoria Parkrun 8 April 2017

Victoria Parkrun 8 April 2017

In the absence of this year’s Dunky Wright 5k Road Race in Clydebank, Victoria Parkrun was to be my club’s stand-in 5k Championship . The Dunky Wright was my first proper race so I was disappointed that it was cancelled this year. It would have given me a great...

Garmin Gallops

Garmin Gallops – October

Garmin Gallops – October

The challenge was to go on the longest run streak, Have a read and see who goes from strength to strength and who goes into freefall. Challenge didn't start until 11 Oct, so someon'e mileage is especially poor.
Garmin Gallops – September

Garmin Gallops – September

It was the last Garmin Gallop before the Great Scottish Run and the challenge was to log the most miles including at least two 10 milers. It was another epic battle but between who?
Garmin Gallops – August

Garmin Gallops – August

GGR Training Runs – most miles wins This was a monumental month! THE BATTLE WAS EPIC. Ali’s in the lead, Kev steals top spot, Ali is top dog. Back and forth it went like Liverpool v Newcastle in April 1996.

Training

Stirling Scottish Marathon

Stirling Scottish Marathon

After months of training and a dubious taper period, it had finally arrived. The Stirling Scottish Marathon was about to kick off. Here I’ll look over my training, the taper and the race itself. Beware, it’s a long read! Training I had written about my training plan...