The buzz around Sundays Race for Life event in the weeks leading up to it was awesome, and rightly so, as the UK’s first ever women only marathon and half marathon there was a lot to be excited about. I was chuffed back in the Spring to be asked to become an ambassador for this event,…

Back in 2013 whilst struggling to get back into my running after having a 9 month baby growing break, I figured that although I couldn’t run for more than a few minutes at a time myself, I still had the know how and knowledge needed to support other plus sized ladies to reach their marathon…

I have never met Emily, but a week ago I took part in a crazy 11 mile adventure in her name. In December 2012 aged just 19 Emily was found dead in her room at University by her friends, she had died in her sleep from Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy. No-one knows exactly why…

So I’m back on the old fundraising crusade, in fact this is the biggest challenge yet. Not only am I having to train for a marathon (The London Marathon) but I am having to raise over £2000 for the privalige. I often ask myself if I would bother at all with fundraising if it wasnt…

Entering races is quite addictive I’ve found, but it sure as hell ain’t cheap, come to think about it, it ain’t even straight forward anymore. I have done maybe 20 odd organised events of some sort, and I have only ever fund raised for one… The London Triathlon. Reason being I wasn’t sure if I…

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