Month: May 2012

Event reviews, Reviews, Run

Endurancelife Coastal Trail Series – Portland May 2012

As soon as I saw the route for the Portland round of the Endurance Life Coastal Trail Series (CTS) I knew that I had to enter if possible. The half marathon was one complete lap of Portland, plus a couple of miles of Chesil Beech thrown in for good measure. The marathon was two laps …

Run, Training

Which running shoes? Gait, what?

When I first started running I knew very little about running shoes and different types of gait. After a few expensive pairs of shoes, a lot of trial and error, and an injury to my right foot, I finally decided to get my gait assessed. Read on to find out more about what this means …

Event reviews, Photographs, Reviews, Run

Endurancelife Coastal Trail Series – Flete May 2012

You’ve got to love the Endurance life motto. It is simply “Never never never give up.” It is certainly something to live up to and is rather inspirational in itself. When I crossed the finish line of the Coastal Trail Series half marathon yesterday I received a little goody box containing a dog tag/chain with …

Run, Swim

Endurancelife Festival – Aquatrail at Mothacombe today

I’ve just come back from the Endurancelife Aquatrail event that was run at the Flete Estate, Mothacombe, today as a part of the Endurancelife Festival. I did have an entry for the Aquatrail, but decided not to partake as I’m recovering from a cold and want to focus on the Coastal Trail Series half marathon tomorrow. Instead I …