Archive | May 2018
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My Edinburgh Marathon Story. It was the ‘sorry’ magazine I got for London last year that made me apply for this. A little leaflet tucked inside, saying guaranteed place, so I applied. My second marathon. Christmas came and the training programme began. Run, gym, rest, etc, regular massages and before I knew, it was here. […]
When Alison Jones suggested running the Edinburgh marathon, I jumped at the chance! We planned our flights, and Alison booked the accommodation. In the meantime, I became injured, and then ran London. After some physiotherapy and a few visits to a sports podiatrist, I was back to training properly, in preparation for Edinburgh… In the […]
Saturday 26th May – Event 1- The Phoenix Pop Up Marathon: They say variety is the spice of life and so it turned out this for me this May bank holiday having entered 3 events ranging from 1 mile to a full Marathon. Having completed the Phoenix Running “ Leon” Marathon in April and loving […]
Dorchester Marathon is an unusual thing for a White Star Running event in that it is almost entirely on road, rather than trails, however the signature White Star event elements are all there, including camping for the weekend, on site food, booze and entertainment and excellent aid stations out on the course. The race was […]
Tuesday evening saw the spectacle of more than seventy members participating in the SJ Pairs Relay, a brilliant event that brings together a diverse range of members to team up and run faster than they normally do! Huge thanks to Wayne, Graham, Dave and the other helpers for putting on a great event. […]