Parkrun triumphs 2018
Dec28

Parkrun triumphs 2018

It’s been another year of parkrun triumphs for my entire family. Here’s some of our highlights… On 10th January, still not fully recovered from my injury, I came first in my age category for the first time since 5th November. OK, so the time wasn’t particularly quick (24:44) and my rival who has been beating me for all that time was away, but I was still happy to be back to winning ways. On 17th February, I got...

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Three weeks, three PBs
Apr18

Three weeks, three PBs

It took nearly a year of me pushing myself hard and running at a remarkably consistent pace to finally knock one second off my Parkrun PB to get a new PB. Unbelievably, the very next week I managed to knock off a whole 17 seconds to give me a new 5k PB of 23:05. Surely I couldn’t do it again? The following week, I set off at a very fast pace, as I always do, then settled down to a steady pace. I overtook a lot of people and felt...

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