Couch to Ultra Marathon: Part 2

Continuation of 48hours ago I was covered in mud, wet through, staggering deliriously from side to side and smelling a wee bit like an old goat. My daughter had one hand and my son had the other as they dragged me across the finish line shouting ‘Sprint finish Mummy, sprint finish’! Good god I loved their attitude but […]

Couch to Ultra Marathon: Part 1

GUILTED INTO FITNESS: A TRUE STORY Picture the scene It was a typical British October night. Wet, windy, dark and utterly rubbish. Not that I was particularly bothered as I was quite happy snuggled up in pyjamas with a large glass of red wine, a superb cheese board and several episodes of ‘True Blood to watch. My […]