Happy Valentine’s Day

Not sure how many people actually read my blog, anyway that is irrelevant so apologies Mum for not writing this update sooner.   Back at work again so feeling sorry for myself. So what has happened since my last update? … Read More


People putting down their bags, taking off their gloves, rummaging in their bags for their wallets or purses to donate to my challenge. Just that simple act is very precious to me, that time to take a minute to donate … Read More

Almost home time.

Whilst away I have been able to complete a number of runs to build a good endurance base. I am definitely getting quicker at the same heart rate intensity, so everything going to plan. The only limiting factor at the … Read More

Double Marathon

Whilst away I contacted at least twenty shopping centres in the Yorkshire area asking if they would let me do some live training and fundraising, most replied no with some excuse, but at least they replied. I did, however, get … Read More

Yorkshire Three Peaks

Came around sooner than expected for some people as four weeks wasn’t enough time to train. Had a few dropouts or perhaps they just needed some man up pills #ThomasWard. Apparently, Friday is a working day in the real World. … Read More

I like challenges.  

So August sees mine and her indoors sort of anniversary, we forgot to do the getting married bit. Anyway we’ve now been together for over 23 years. That in itself deserves a donation especially as most of you never had … Read More

A week in the sun. 

Back to work and missing home especially my shiny new bike. I’m hoping it’s still hanging in the garage and hasn’t been turned in to a shiny new handbag by her indoors. It’s really hot here now, average temperature 35-40’c … Read More