Monthly Archives: August 2013

Hitting the Wall

So, our 8th Challenge has been completed, and it certainly proved to be a challenge! In direct contrast to our last post, this did not turn out to be a leisurely walk at all – ‘painful’ and ‘slow’ would be … Continue reading

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A more leisurely challenge…

Hi from Bowness-on-Solway! We’re at the start of our eighth Helping Hearts Challenge for 2013 – walking Hadrians wall from Bowness-on-Solway in the west, to Wallsend in the east. And instead of heading out at breakneck speed, we are taking … Continue reading

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Our Bristol half marathon team

In 4 weeks time we will have finished our 9th challenge! The Bristol half marathon is on Sunday 15th September and is fast creeping up on us and the rest of our team. We are lucky enough to have 12 fantastic friends … Continue reading

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“Pain is temporary, victory is forever”

That’s what Paul Smith, a sports masseur, muttered quietly whilst inflicting pain on Dom this morning during a one hour full body sports massage. With a few running niggles occurring recently, including a decent calf strain last week for Dom … Continue reading

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So you thought we were crazy? …

… Check out this legend: www.richardwhiteheadrunsbritain.com Paralympian Richard Whitehead is running 40 marathons in 40 days, from John O’Groats to Land’s End – and he has no legs! Makes our 13 ‘challenges’ over a year seem a little less awesome now doesn’t … Continue reading

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