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Final update before doomsday! ( marathon day )

This has come around quick, on Sunday i’ll be lining up with several thousand people at York Uni ready to run, jog, walk and wheel 26.2 miles! Plans have evolved slightly since my last update and everything is now in place to make sure I cross the finish line no matter what! I will start the race with Nick and Barbara, running the first 3 miles to the Goodgym manned water station… running might not be the right word more short spurts of something resembling a run, broken up with hobbling, stopping and gasping and some walking. At the 3…

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Powerchairs and racing – Video update

´╗┐ Correction – the┬áseeyorkrunyork turpin challenge is on the Saturday not the Sunday as in the video… Whoops https://www.facebook.com/groups/294331668046777/ https://www.strava.com/clubs/Yorkcancerrunners

Cycle 3 and Run 1

It’s getting to the point now where I need to decide for definite if I am going to take part in the Yorkshire Marathon. It’s about 13 weeks to go and just enough time to build up to the distance if I want to do it but if I leave it much longer I won’t be ready. It’s also been a good few month’s since I last went running – back in February! I decided this morning to head out and do a mile and just see how it goes, in short it could have gone better. I hit quarter…