This Sunday, following last week’s hard slog around Aldridge 10K, I’d already lined up further torture in the shape of Shenstone Fun Run.
I tackled the Aldridge 10K again this weekend, and much to my disappointment I was actually slower than last year. This must be because I was pushing my luck all the way round.
New Personal Best in the Walsall 10K this morning. Another record in what’s been a very pleasant month, slicing a good six or seven minutes off my previous best.
Goodness me I’m enjoying this running lark.
Thank you to everyone who’s supported me by sponsoring my 10K run this morning. The weather was good, the terrain hilly and I had a very pleasant run with the others who turned out for the 5K and 10K. Little brother Jimm Rennie joined in as well, and being much faster than me was waiting at the finish to cheer me on.
Just a quick post to mark the day I passed 10,000 page views on this blog. Thank you all for reading. There are a couple of regulars I know, and your interest in my little blog is welcome and warmly received.
The other 10K to which I refer is the City of Birmingham 10K which I’ll be running on Sunday September 7th. If you want to support me, please do sponsor me.
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