Checkendon 5k Canicross

“We’re off to checkers” was the clamour on the Checkendon Facebook group. I had no idea why everyone was getting so excited? Checkendon was advertised as a canicross / bikejor and scooter event and had sold out very early on. I was lucky enough to get in on a cancellation and am so pleased I…

Trick or Treat

2017 Halloween Trick or Treat Run Southwark Park, Bermondsey Who on earth let all those spooky ghouls and spectres loose in Southwark Park today? There were witches, mummies, zombies, black cats, skeletons, devils … it would appear that hell had been unleashed … along with masses of fake blood! 😂 It was a little bit…

Muddy Dog Challenge 2017

Muddy Dog Challenge – Hever Castle 2017 Battersea Cats and Dogs Home ‘I need to wee and change’ I shrieked as I threw the dog lead to the Robster, running across the field whilst stripping down to my bra to put my ‘Muddy Dog Challenge’ t-shirt on. A voice boomed over the tannoy ‘wave 17…

Jubilee 10k Swim

‘Sarah!!! what have you done!’ said Rob in his smooth South African accent as the guy at registration handed us our orange caps signifying that we were in the fastest swim group.   When I signed up for the Jubilee 10k I had no idea how long it would take – I hadn’t swam more…

10k Winter Run

It may only have been and 7.00am but the tubes and trains were already packed full of people carrying their token of unity – a blue plastic cancer research bag packed full of everything they could possible need for the run … and indeed a weekend away by the looks of it. Angus Steakhouse at…