Mandy Williams

Manchester Half Marathon - race report

A whole month on and I am finally getting round to blog about Manchester Half Marathon.My aim for the day was simply to get round the course, it was not about time or "racing". For my training runs, I…

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Me and trail running

When Owain signed up for the Foxtrail Winter Series, he mentioned to me that they were also running a 5k series alongside it.  I've never really ran on trail before, mainly due to lack of races but…

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Aviemore 10k (or 8k!)

As you will see from the title of this blog, due to a marshalling issue, this year’s 10k race was in fact 8.25k!  More about that later!I had signed up for this race a while ago but managed to injure…

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parkrunning with no GPS

After struggling with running for a while, I decided a couple of months ago to relegate my Garmin to the bottom drawer. I don’t tend to look at my watch while running but after a run I tended to look…

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Devilla 5k Race Report

This was the third time I have ran this race but after being floored with a flu like infection the week before I knew I wasn't capable of giving it my all and so had turned up looking to simply enjoy…

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Race Report: Forth Road Bridge 10k

Sunday was the Forth Road Bridge 10k and my target race for my 5k to 10k training programme.  My aim for the race was simply to run the 10k route from start to finish rather than “race”.  Here is how…

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