Another fabulous virtual event launched by the Run The Wall team and the Steady Eddies quickly signed up, drumming up supporters along the way. With so many running events cancelled over the last few months, it had been such a long time since we had all had something to plan...

September 15th, 2020

All the gear but no idea

Race Morning 5:00am: I’d had quite a restless night sleep, I opened my eyes feeling as though I’d literally had a single blink of sleep. I was on a strict schedule so made a move to ensure my kit was ready, breakfast was my first priority and I needed lots of it. I arrived at...

June 3rd, 2020

‘I love ice baths!’

Now that is something I didn’t think I would ever say….. I blame Sarah… I met Sarah a few years ago at GetFit.Run, we seemed to click straight away, I think our love of campervans, the sea and children had something to do with it. When Sarah became ill for the...

A word from the 'Gaffer'
May 8th, 2020

A word from the 'Gaffer'

When Sarah asked the question “could we walk Hadrian's Wall” there was only ever going to be one answer. Yes of course we can, and actually let’s run it!\ We are all so much stronger than we think we are, we just have to be brave and believe!\ \ That seems so long ago now! Things...

My story - Be the best you can be.
April 27th, 2020

My story - Be the best you can be.

This is my story If you had asked me a while ago what would I never do? I would say running. I've tried so many times that I can't even count. Every new year resolution was running and it never happened. Everything changed when my lovely son Alex signed up for a parent and child running...

Where it all began...
April 2nd, 2020

Where it all began...

Diary extract: 21st February 2019 After 4 weeks of mammograms, biopsies and appointments I have been diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, I already hate the word 'invasive' it sounds so powerful, like it's in control. Last time I had cancer it shattered my self esteem, I felt as if...