I got in from my first proper run since I got sick two weeks ago today. It was hard work. I forced myself to get up, put my kit on and even ran with my iPod Shuffle this morning to give me that extra motivation. My legs felt sluggish to begin with and everything jiggled,... Continue Reading →
I finally got round to updating the Queensland race diary for 2012. Keep a look out for new events. I've just started with a few regulars.
Today was the day of my first Brisbane Road Runners (BRRC) 5k. I thought I would try a BRRC race as they have them every month and it's a great way to see improvements over the same course again and again. I get bored of running round Forest Lake all the time so it's nice... Continue Reading →
I was approached by the Mothers Day Classic Race a while ago and they asked if they could write an article about myself and the girls I run with as publicity for their race which is an awesome one, raising money for Breast Cancer. We had the photoshoot on Saturday which was great fun with... Continue Reading →
I mentioned in one of my previous posts that I needed some objectives and races to enter to motivate myself well I have a plan and it's looking good. My goal for the early end of 2011 is to run a 10k race but to run it well and improve on my PB which was... Continue Reading →
After writing my post below about my day of feeling unmotivated - based on knowing what works for me here are 5 top tips to keep motivated in your running...
So a few weekdays a week and on Saturdays we haul our butts out of bed at unearthly times of the morning (4.30am usually!) and do training runs together. We've been chased by dogs on numerous occasions, fallen down and ripped our lovely training gear, got rained on - but we still keep smiling and still keep going!