My virtual running medal and Covid-19
Jan18

My virtual running medal and Covid-19

In common with most runners (except those who had booked races for January, February or early March), I didn’t run any races in 2020. The marathon and four half marathons I had booked were all cancelled. Some runners decided to fill the 2020 race void with virtual races – basically run the distance, whether 5k or a marathon or somewhere in between – and get a medal for it. The biggest one was the virtual London...

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Covid-19 tiers: Please follow the rules!
Dec31

Covid-19 tiers: Please follow the rules!

From today (31st December), large areas of England move into tier 4 restrictions, which is pretty much lockdown. Covid-19 lockdowns, tiers and restrictions are hard. They have really taken their toll on everyone this year. Everyone wants to hug their parents and meet up with their friends. We all want holidays and day trips and normality. It can be tempting to break the rules. But please remember what the rules are for! (At this point...

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