One step forward 5 giant jumps back (My Tough Mudder Journey)

One step forward 5 giant jumps back (My Tough Mudder Journey)

Another week has literally flown by! I can't believe we are in JULY!!! That means I can officially say that my Tough Mudder is NEXT MONTH!!! (And so is my birthday, #justsaying) but let's get back to the TM!!! Oh my god, next month! 47 days to be exact! That's crazy! And I'm nowhere near [...]

Sun and Run? Those two don’t mix well!(My Tough Mudder Journey)

Sun and Run? Those two don’t mix well!(My Tough Mudder Journey)

Firstly I am LOVING the weather right now! Talk about heatwave! It's been gorgeous weather here in Essex! And I am loving chilling out in the sunshine! The hot weather however does present a slight problem to us runners (how hilarious that I am actually classing myself as a runner here)! Okay let me rephrase that, [...]

Lisa! Pull yourself together! MINI BLOG! (My Tough Mudder Journey) 

Lisa! Pull yourself together! MINI BLOG! (My Tough Mudder Journey) 

I've decided on just a mini blog this week because once again I don't have anything to report on. Unfortunately this is becoming a recurring little pattern, with the promise of "I'll be better next week" never actually materialising.  I am slowly loosing count of the weeks, but I think we are on week 23 [...]

Long Weekends are certainly NOT for exercising (My Tough Mudder Journey)

Long Weekends are certainly NOT for exercising (My Tough Mudder Journey)

WEEK 20!!!! I am on week 20 of my Tough Mudder journey and I'm still moaning about it!!! It's getting much harder with the change in weather! Don't get me wrong this beautiful weather we're having here is amazing, it finally feels like summer after all the cold weather we've had! But I am not [...]

When your fake tan is running faster than you! (My Tough Mudder Journey) 

When your fake tan is running faster than you! (My Tough Mudder Journey) 

I'm loosing count of weeks!!! I've been doing this for so long now it's slowly (so very slowly) becoming a routine, so we are at week 17 now, my progress has been slow and painful, but last week I smashed it with my very first 2 mile run! So the question is, do I now attempt [...]