Race Recap: Foxtrail 13km series finisher

Sitting on the sofa writing this post my legs are aching, in the best way. The kind of ache that recalls long, muddy runs in the late winter sunshine. Today was the last race in the Foxtrail winter trail running series, and the unseasonably warm weather meant soft paths and long stretches of deep sand…

Race Recap: Harvest Moon Half Marathon

Archie is now a half marathoner! I’m so proud of my little guy. He ran his longest ever distance on Saturday, raced his little heart out, and aced it. We’ve previously done lots of 5km runs together, but I wasn’t sure  how he’d get on with longer routes. Like human runners, it’s important to build…

Race recap: Great Scottish Summer Run 10km

I don’t know how I ever survived summers in London. Having returned to Scotland I can no longer cope with summer temperatures. Anything above twenty degrees and I’ll declare a heatwave, take up residence in my new garden with an ice-cream and a white wine spritzer, and refuse to move. I certainly don’t want to…