Category: All About Me, Coach G

MY TOP 10 DAILY HABITS

Having good daily habits really helps set my day up for success. I do lots of things daily, but I wanted to share with you my top 10 habits. Here they are: Get up when the alarm goes off – don’t hit snooze, as soon…

RACE RECAP AND BEING A RACE PACER AT THE GOODLIFE VICTORIA MARATHON (8K TURKEY TROT – 55 MINUTE PACER)

If you follow me on social media, you may already know that on Sunday 13th October 2019 I was a pacer for the 8k Turkey Trot race in Victoria, British Columbia. Being a pacer is something I have wanted to do for a couple…

TIPS TO HELP KEEP YOU HYDRATED

We all know we need water to survive, and it’s recommended everyone drinks 2 litres/8 glasses of water a day. But it can be hard right? Life can be busy and we simply forget to drink regularly, or we have too much on to…

4 FREE OR CHEAP CROSS TRAINING OPTIONS

If you follow me on Instagram you may know that I recently started a YouTube channel – I would love it if you popped on over to my channel and subscribed. Cross training doesn’t need to involve a gym membership or expensive specialised equipment. …

MY TOP 5 FAVOURITE PODCASTS

I started listening to podcasts about a year ago. I was struggling with my runs post Seawheeze, and a good friend told me to try listening to a podcast, as that’ll help take my mind off the struggle train I was on. And O-M-G,…

AHH SEAWHEEZE, HOW I LOVE YOU SO…

Seawheeze 2019 is just around the corner, how did that come round so fast! It doesn’t even feel like a year ago that I raced….and then got terribly injured! I was reminiscing about the race the other night while I was on a client…

I’m only running one race this year, and why I am super excited by that.

It’s March 9th – normally by now I’d have at least 80% of my races for the year booked in, or at the very least know exactly what races I plan to run and my goal for each. This year is different – I…

5 KEY FOODS THAT SUPPORT MENTAL HEALTH (AND A BERRY CHIA PUDDING RECIPE)

Four years ago, I was pretty unhealthy. I didn’t eat well and rarely exercised. This was a bad combination, but as I look back now, I realise that, not only was I inactive and didn’t eat well, I was also poorly educated on food….