Tag: running tips

GUEST BLOG #16 – Why do you run?

It’s been a wee while since I had a guest blogger on here – and I really am sorry for that as I blooming love them! I absolutely love them because; a) it’s great to be a little nosy and find out about how…

WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR TRAINING PLAN WHILE AWAY FROM HOME

You are in a training cycle, but you are due to go away on a vacation/business trip; what do you do with your training while away?   Firstly, be honest with yourself, will you be able to fit in any workouts while away?

WHAT’S YOUR NEXT RACE GOAL? ASK YOURSELF THESE 3 QUESTIONS.

Whether you’ve just run a race and are looking for your next challenge, or haven’t raced in a while but would like to have a goal to work towards, ask yourself these 3 questions.

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…

SHOULD I RUN? ASK YOURSELF THESE 5 QUESTIONS.

When you can’t be bothered running and you’d rather stay in and watch Netflix, or meet your friends for a drink, perhaps have a bath with a glass of wine, or an extra hour in bed; we’ve all been there. But what do you…

BAD RUNS HAPPEN TO GOOD PEOPLE

We’ve all been there, a run that is a struggle from start to finish. Our legs feel like lead. Every step feels like it could be the last before tumbling to the ground in a heap. These are the runs where we prove 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. …

NEW TO RUNNING? HERE ARE MY TOP 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO GET STARTED.

First things first, whether you ‘jog’, run intervals (that’s when you run for X number of minutes, walk for X number of minutes and repeat), or run continuously – you, my friend, are a runner! It can be overwhelming when starting running – you…