Focus

Last year was certainly a year of lessons. Each month brought a new challenge and something else to learn. Most of which I learned from others – either through asking specific questions from people that had already done similar events, from reading lots of books written by very inspiring people or (and this was one…

12 out of 12

What a year 2017 was! 12 months, 12 challenges and so many thanks to give to all those who helped along the way. Whether it was as a cheerleader, swimming partner, cycling companion, running buddy or event organiser – you all made 12 in 12 possible! I’ve been so inspired this year, and can’t wait…

Just keep swimming!

I’m three quarters of the way through challenge 11 and it’s starting to go swimmingly again!

Super Support

On Saturday 2nd September I became an IronWoman. I still can’t quite believe it’s true, but the aching muscles and happy memories of the day remind me that that statement is now a fact. The nine challenges leading up to that day paid off in helping me prepare to complete the iron distance triathlon in…

Challenge Seeker IronMan

It’s less than 2 weeks away now, but on Saturday 2nd September I’ll start and (hopefully) finish my own ironman! 

It’s a marathon

The old saying goes “it’s a marathon, not a sprint”, until you see the finish straight…then its a sprint!

Thank You.

Two years ago today I was running. I was running from a room filled with sorrow and heartache. I was running along country lanes trying to piece together what had just happened. I was running to try and find peace. Two years ago today, my wonderful sister Tracy died. It left us all reeling after…

Through the Night

On Saturday 8th July I completed challenge number 8 of the year and ticked off July’s challenge too! My original plan had been to tackle cycling round the outside of the M25, going off the beaten track and doing a rather long loop around London. Time, cost and logistics scratched that plan off the list…