Category Archives: Race results

Race Result: Emma & Tom’s Christmas Run (yes, I know – it has been a while)

Have I stopped running???? No! However, as this blog was originally dedicated to my journey towards my first ultra marathon (and yes, there will be more, just not every year), it seemed that after my recovery week, it should wind … Continue reading

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Week 28: ultra marathon part 2 – success

You will always be The one I remember To give my thanks to For my success – Christina Aguilera Today I officially ran 50kms. Unofficially I ran 52.94kms, but more on that later. In this much anticipated post I want … Continue reading

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Week 28: ultra marathon part 1 – the night before

(written on Sat night while out at dinner) It’s funny how completely rational and intelligent people hang onto superstitions. For example, the night before a long run or a race I always eat pasta (lasagne or spaghetti bolognese) or moussaka. … Continue reading

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Week 18: April/May – dual months in review

Distance covered: 421.41 kms (209.81 Apr, 211.60 May). Funds raised: $370.63 ($1,244.41 since starting up; please see my fundraising page on Everyday Hero to donate). April and May were ‘how the heck will I do it all’ months. It was the time … Continue reading

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Race results: Mother’s Day Classic

The Mother’s Day Classic (MDC) is the first ‘fun run’ I ever competed in. I remember walking down to the Domain in Sydney, where I was living at the time, as nervous as all heck and thinking that I would … Continue reading

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Race results: Noosa half marathon

Ah! Sun! : ) The attraction of flying up to the Sunshine Coast for the ANZAC Day long weekend to see my twin brother and take a trot along the coast was too enticing, especially with Melbourne heading towards icy … Continue reading

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Race results: Zoo Run

What an awesome run! Dashing between some of the primate enclosures, I turned to a fellow runner and exclaimed ‘why have I never done this run before???’. I am so putting this run on the ‘to do’ list again for … Continue reading

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