Cathy’s marathon blog

It's with huge disappointment and regret that I have to defer my place for this year's London Marathon until 2019. This decision has been made for me by my Doctor and I have every intention of running in next year's Marathon. Thank you to everyone who...

So today was the day. Last night was spent, preparing my running gear, cutting the toenails, packing after run food and change of clothing, O yeah and an indian, Thanks Paul & Claire, I'm sure it helped. So 7am this morning Karen is outside ready to...

Last night Zoe and I ran a 6 mile recovery run around the streets of Letchworth. We did this at a slow pace but still managed to complete it in 1 and a half hours. It was dark and cold but Zoe had her new...

  Because of the ever-looming Herts Half next weekend and their new rule that you now must finish in 3 hours or get swept up, I was taken under the wing of the Ex-Clarke Sisters, who are also running the Half and the Marathon next year...

Monday  Monday evening was a Core Strength session at the HMSTC gym. Vicky, who is running the Marathon for the HMSTC, is as we all found out a qualified fitness instructor and offered all of us Marathon runners a free core strength session for free. Where...