Category: Running

Decisions, decisions

The other day I told you how I went over to Rangitoto to run the Dual Half Marathon course.  We’ll I’m not sure I went into the specifics details, but in short the plan...

What’s my name?

Today I headed over on the early bird ferry to Rangitoto – not only is it cheap ($20.00 return for an adult) but as it docks at 8am it gave me plenty of time...

2016 in review

It’s crazy to think that in 2016 I spent 164 hours and 23 minutes running! I mean yes, technically that’s less than 2% of the entire year but it must be at least 1.99%...

Stranger Danger

Whenever I turn up to a trail head at the same time as another person/group I tend to take some extra time to “sort out my shit” so that they leave before me –...

How to PB (twice in one week)

I mentioned in an earlier blog post that James and I ran a modified loop course from the Arataki Visitors Centre in Titirangi, you know the one with the tidal wave sized hill right...

It doesn’t count otherwise

Although today isn’t an official run day and it was raining, I ran – not that rain usually puts me off running.   After all you’re going to get drenched in sweat anyway –...

I’ll take that bet

On Saturday morning James and I headed south to the Hunua Ranges. I don’t think I’ve ever been to Hunua before, although Camp Adair (which we passed) sounded familiar, so I may have gone...

How I learned to love running

I’ve run on and off (mostly off) for a number of years, but it’s never been an activity I did for enjoyment (hence the mostly off). In my experience, people who enjoy running (like my...