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5 ways I’m living sustainably

In my last post, I mentioned that one of my goals for 2019 was to live a more sustainable, less purchase-driven lifestyle. I have become a lot more aware of the environmental impact of my decisions over the last year, with #zerowaste and vegan living becoming more well-known. Since I know there are a lot… Continue reading 5 ways I’m living sustainably

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food, health, marathon, running

2019 Goals and Planning!

Well hello there! It's that time of year again where we all shake off our Christmas hangovers, and make a fresh start for the year ahead. I have to admit, I'm not a huge fan of New Year's resolutions and the inevitable #detox hype that ensues; but I'm definitely a fan of setting solid goals… Continue reading 2019 Goals and Planning!

marathon, running

Running and Racing

Whilst I love to run for fun, I also absolutely love racing, especially when it’s with my City Athletics crew. There’s something so fun about having a road trip to a random location, racing your heart out, and then going to the pub afterwards. So without further ado, here are my race plans for the… Continue reading Running and Racing

marathon, running

Cross Training Focus: Another Space

I'm about to dive straight into the deep end of another training season, and my biggest priority is not to overtrain or get injured- that's my biggest takeaway from training in Spring- I did way too much, and ended up paying the price on race day. I was recently lucky enough to try out Another… Continue reading Cross Training Focus: Another Space

health, marathon, Mindfulness, running

Mindfulness: On rest days

I'm coming to really appreciate the importance of rest days. During my last training cycle, I had so many days when I was overtrained, undernourished and most importantly, absolutely knackered. It caused me some real problems both professionally and personally- a unique combination of grouchiness and inefficiency that only prolonged endurance training can bring. In… Continue reading Mindfulness: On rest days