I've been rubbish at keeping my training diary over the past month. This week I've been poorly bad with a cold (it's not covid as I tested negative) so I've taken a total rest this week. My excuse for not keeping up over the past few weeks is that life has been very busy. I've… Continue reading Quick round up
This week has been a recovery week on my plan after last weekend's marathon. Post marathon I celebrated by having my first Pfizer vaccine. They'd just started vaccinating the over 40s last week in Cardiff. This week it's under 40s as well, which is great to see. I definitely have appreciated the more restful week.… Continue reading A quiet week on the training plan…just what I needed.
Strength training FOUND…Gertrude my left glute. She decided to pop up to shyly say hello this morning after multiple single leg strength exercises. I've done a bit of reading and in order to strengthen my glutes it's best to do more single leg exercises so the muscle has to work rather than dual leg work… Continue reading Week 13 – mid week training
And just like that I've reached the end of week 11 on my plan and I'm half way to race day! It got me thinking about whether my plan was right for me and whether I'd be race ready and more importantly race fit. The last thing I want to do is over train and… Continue reading Half way point round up