Category: marathon

All things marathon related


speed check: unexpected 3:45

A few weeks back myself and a running buddy ran that stunning 50km piece of endurance madness. This week he got revenge by casually dropping it into conversation last Sunday that we might run...


the experiments: experiment one

I’m now out on my own following the completion of my guinea pig trial. That means it’s time for some experiments of my own construction. I started this experimentation last weekend and repeated the...


run like… a Kenyan?

I’m always picking up books about running or reading articles on the internet about the same. The majority are just the same loosely-inspiring things rehashed again and again. Lots of positivity, lots of snippets...

smiling, relaxed, having the 'chats' is not how one should be finishing a marathon 0

marathon: dublin, ireland, 2018

It was a perfect day for running a marathon. Overcast skies, a coolness in the air, a sense of adrenaline. The start line was buzzing. The kind of buzz you can only truly feel...