Next Adventure Ireland

I know that I run better when I’m running towards something … so I’m setting my next DUMBER goal! DUMBER being the acronym for … Daft Unconventional Mental Bonkers Exciting Ridiculous (thank you Simon @successengineers for this acronym). I’ve been in the...

Believe You Can And You Will

On 30th September 2001 there were no running selfies and no happy snaps of me crossing the finish line – I attempted my first marathon and I was a DNF. But that was not the end of my marathon story … it was just the start! I went home dejected but not...

Towpath Challenge Adventure

I recently ran the Towpath Challenge – 5 days of running along the Grand Union Canal from London to Birmingham – as part of the inaugural 2018 National Running Show at Birmingham NEC. I was very lucky to hang out with a bunch of pretty awesome crazy-assed...

How do you aim to beat a world record?

Have you got any idea what it’s like to try and beat a world record?   Nope?   Neither do I, but for some reason this brain has decided that these 50 year old legs are going to give it a go by running …   1651 miles in 63 days🏃‍♀️   Or 2642 kms if...

Think BIG, Then DO!

Think BIG! Oh yeah baby, I’m very good at that. I can think SOOOOOO big and far beyond what I’ve done before. But that’s kinda the point of a big goal. They’re way out there – for the challenge, for the adventure for flexing your inner-strength muscle, your commitment...