Tapering for the 2021 London Marathon

Tapering for the 2021 London Marathon

It is now less than 2 weeks until the 2021 London Marathon.  I cannot believe how fast the time has gone from gaining a place until now.   I will be the first to admit my training has not gone to plan, and I wish I had done more – I think everyone does.  Now is...
Final training push for the London Marathon

Final training push for the London Marathon

It is only a few weeks until the 2021 London Marathon. Recently my training has ‘stumbled’, and this week I need to pull up my socks!  A busy workload, weather, and lack of motivation haven’t helped…. We all go through periods of uncertainty, self doubt and ‘lack of...
First day of training build up for London Marathon

First day of training build up for London Marathon

It is Monday, it is not raining, and the day has been full of clear blue skies.  I have worked productively all day.  It has been a good day.  All of this is secondary though to one thing… first day of London Marathon training build up is done! I am running to...
London Marathon 2020 – done!

London Marathon 2020 – done!

As I said in my previous post on this years London Marathon: “Wow!  This year is the 40th year of the London Marathon.  This is one of the most iconic mass participation event in the world, and this year it is celebrating 40 years…...