Category Archives: Scotland

RACE REPORT – D33 Ultramarathon 2014

D33 Ultramarathon 15th March 2014 5hrs 25 minutes 177th of 306 finishers 35th/83 Females 20th/40 Senior Females. The morning of my third D33 Ultra dawned calm and grey after a very windy night before. I awoke ages before my alarm … Continue reading

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D33 Ultramarathon 2014 – 14 hours to go

Once again my blogging schedule has slipped down the khazi. I suppose it was to be expected really; planning a wedding, training for a season of ultras, and balancing a time-intensive day job and community commitments has been just as … Continue reading

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RACE REPORT: Forfar Multiterrain Half Marathon 2014

Forfar Multi-Terrain Half Marathon 2nd February 2014 Time – 2 hours 49 seconds Place – 122/164 finishers Gender – 20th/43 females Category – 11th/20 F Senior After running this race last year and enjoying it so much, it was never … Continue reading

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January Training

…And all of a sudden, it was February! Who else is baffled that a month of the year is gone already?! I’ve been so busy at work, at home, and in training that the weeks have slipped by at an … Continue reading

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Red Wine Runner and 2014

We are now two weeks into 2014, so I reckon it’s about time I announced my goals for the year and the races that I have signed up for. Each year, like most runners, I have a think about what … Continue reading

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Stonehaven Fireballs 2014

Last Tuesday, on the last night of 2013, I was honoured to take part in one of the oldest, if not THE oldest traditions of the town which I now call home. The Stonehaven Fireballs is a ceremony which begins … Continue reading

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2013 – A Year in Review

With 2013 coming to an end, like many of you I am looking back at the calendar and trying to work out where the time went. The last 12 months feels like it has flown by quicker than ever before … Continue reading

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RACE REPORT – Moray Marathon 2013

Moray Marathon 1st September 2013 Gun time: 3hr 58m 30s Position: 94th/160 Gender: 15th/36 Category: 6th/15 Marathon number four. Marathon number two of 2013 and my first concerted attempt to achieve the coveted ‘Sub 4′ time. After executing Hal Higdon’s … Continue reading

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Two Week Taper

All of a sudden it’s only two and a bit weeks until the Moray Marathon! How did that happen?! I arrived back from Budapest having not ran a step since my run in Glen Doll – as expected it was … Continue reading

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RACE REPORT: Ballater 10 Miler 2013

Deeside Runners Ballater 10 miler  28th July 2013  Gun time: 1hr 25min 11sec – NEW PB! Finish position: 105th/165 Female finishers: 21st/63 Senior female finishers: 13th/28 The Ballater 10 mile race was my first 10 miler when I ran it two years ago. … Continue reading

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