The 2022 Chicago marathon!

This race has been a long time coming. I first learnt I had a place for the 2020 race nearly three years ago, during which time my travel plans have been made and dashed countless times. Even at the start of this summer's training cycle, I couldn't quite believe that I would actually make it... Continue Reading →

Running in the Black Forest, Germany

For our family summer holiday this year, we chose to visit the picturesque Black Forest, looking forward to a week of fresh air, mountain views and getting back to nature. The Black Forest (German: Schwarzwald ) is a large forested mountain range in south-west Germany, in the state of Baden-W├╝rttemberg. It is the source of the Danube and Neckar rivers. First up, before reaching the Black Forest, we had... Continue Reading →

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