Tag Archive for London Marathon

Day 96

A busy day today so couldn’t go for my run until this evening a nice easy run because tomorrow i am climbing Helvellyn with my mates , so i will have to get up for 6.00am do my 3 mile run then go to the lakes to tackle striding edge bring it on .
miles today 3.02 miles
miles completed 289.98
miles to go 800
shoes nike
ipod Dry the river

Day 95

Took my boy football training then went for an evening run which i enjoyed immensely, i run a junior football team so this gives me chance to think about the match tomorrow.
miles today 3.02
miles completed 286.96
miles to go 803
shoes nike
ipod – n/a

Day 93

Went for my 48th Birthday run today before commiserating with a meal and a few beers with my family tonight.
Miles today 3.06
miles completed 280.56
miles to go 809
shoes nike lunarglide
ipod – we are augustines (quality)

Day 91

An early morning run today due to playing 5 aside football tonight, so it gives me chance to recover slightly . i go nice and slow so i can save my energy for the football.
miles today 3.00
miles completed 274.39
miles to go 815
shoes nike
ipod airborne toxic

Day 90

Went to the gym as usual for 1hr then ran the 3 miles home with my pal for company which is always nice especially with the banter, it is the only run i do with company .
miles today 3.03
miles completed 271.39
miles to go 818
shoes nike
ipod n/a

Day 89

Took the boys football training this morning then went straight for my run because i was going to watch Blackpool play football in the afternoon , and i like a couple of pints beforehand so there would be no chance to go for a run after the match.
miles today 3.18
miles completed 268.36
miles to go 821
shoes nike lunarglide ipod – n/a


Day 82

Went to a wedding at the Devere hotel Blackpool last night , i purposely drove to the wedding so i could run for my car in the morning which is approx 3 miles away , plus it adds a bit of variety into my runs. Did not feel too bad this morning after the drinks the night before.
miles today 3.38
miles completed 246.93
miles to go 842
shoes nike lunarglide
ipod – n/a

Day 81

Picked up the pace slightly today , sometimes a feel like pushing it others i just like to go for a run at a nice comfortable pace.
miles today 3.14
miles completed 243.55
miles to go 845
shoes nike lunarglide
ipod mumford and sons

Day 80

A nice steady run today listening to mumford and sons new album babel, what a quality album right up there with the first album , listen out for The Boxer a cover of Simon and Garfunkels classic, in my opinion equally as good if not better.
miles today 3.06
miles completed 240.41
miles to go 848
shoes nike lunarglide
ipod mumford and sons

DAY 79

Well its finally stopped raining, i went for a nice slow run due to playing 5 aside tonight , hopefully i will not get injured again.
miles today 3.21
miles completed 247.35
miles to go 851
shoes nike lunarglide
ipod arcade fire