In the early hours of 31 July I completed my first ever half marathon, and my second challenge in an official time of dot on two hours. This is something I am actually very proud of due to a number of reasons.
Sportsister joined 25,000 runners to take part in a half marathon race at The San Francisco Marathon event. The San Francisco Marathon event is a crown jewel for the city.
I have now arrived safe and sound in America after a comfortable ten hour flight with a welcomed business class upgrade (my head-phone socket did not work). After landing in Los Angeles I made my way down to San Diego, the birth place of California, located just metres away from the Mexican border.
I shall be leaving my two wheels behind, and the country as it happens, to take on my next challenge; The San Francisco Half Marathon on 31 July.
The Shock Absorber Women Only Run features both five and ten kilometre distances on closed roads in the idyllic autumnal setting of London’s Richmond Park.
Sir Richard and Holly Branson are calling on Britons to help achieve the world’s biggest cheer for the Virgin London Marathon on April 17.
Normally I start my day cycling into town closely followed by a coffee. Not today.
Today I started my day cycling to the other side of town to give this new US fitness craze a run for its money. I run a bit, and cycle a lot and I’m ALWAYS curious in anything new, especially something that looks as intriuguing as this…
Take a sneak peak at the latest Nike gadget! Nike recently unveiled the Nike+ SportWatch GPS at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
When: February 13, 2011 Where: Riverside Valley Park, Exeter Quayside, Exeter Details: Dust off your running shoes, ladies. It’s a team effort as one of the South West’s most scenic destinations hosts a groundbreaking day of distance running.
Sportsister joined 1,200 runners on December 11 to take part in the 5th annual festive DSUK London 6k Santa Run at Battersea Park.