Walk In Her Shoes 2015

2015 walk in her shoes

I’m taking on the Walk In Her Shoes Challenge from 16 to 22 March 2015! I’ll be walking to support women and girls who have to travel long distances every day to access life’s essentials: water, food and healthcare. Basic needs we all take for granted.  Who’s with … [Read more...]

The Easy Run

the easy run

The Easy Run   I signed up with a new running coach and I received my new training plan a couple of weeks ago.  Personally I find that hiring a running coach helps me to stay motivated, focused and on track. In other words, if I pay someone good money to give me advice I am more … [Read more...]

My First Marathon

4 days ago I was starting out on a 42 km training run.If this is all you read, then yes I did run the extra 200m at the end to make it 42.2km - my first 'unofficial' marathon.If you train with one of Jeff Galloway's marathon plans you will notice that he requires you to run the distance 3 weeks … [Read more...]

A 32km Training run

I've been MIA since last Friday and I'm sure you all noticed I was quiet :) We have just spent a much welcomed few days away exploring Kakadu National Park. We have been wanting to visit Kakadu ever since we first arrived in Darwin last October and finally the timing was right for this past long … [Read more...]

HB’s 3 Race Series Report

HB WritesThe Darwin Runners Club Sportsco Road Race Series has been a blast. The three races over a two month period have been at the 5km, 10km and 21.1km distances. I'm very happy with the results in my first ever race series and learnt a lot about ego outrunning the body and body parts getting … [Read more...]

27km Training Run

Sarah's Marathon Training ProgressOn Saturday afternoon I set off at 5pm on a 27km long run. It was still 30C at that time in balmy Darwin Town, but thanks to the Dry Season the humidity is lower and there is also a much needed sea breeze wandering through the streets. As soon as the sunsets the … [Read more...]