Category Archives: Katrina

Photos of Katrina’s latest Half Marathon

Katrina fancied doing another half marathon before we head off to Indonesia for our daughter’s wedding. I saw one in Dalbeattie near Dumfries which worked in well as it meant we could visit our friends in Wigtown the night before. … Continue reading

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Guest Post from Katrina …..

I have spent the last 6 years supporting John on the West Highland Way which I did enjoy and felt I contributed something to his successes. Out of the blue, after the 2011 Fling John suggested I should try the … Continue reading

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Katrina in the Herald

Last weekend a journalist contacted Katrina as she was writing an article about men and women taking up exercise in their 50’s.  The article appeared in today Herald ….

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‘Guess Katrina’s Time’ Competition

A few friends have asked whether I will be doing a ‘Guess My Time’ competition for Katrina’s debut Marathon on Sunday 2nd October. Katrina is not too keen as she doesn’t want the pressure of people’s expectations but since she … Continue reading

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Katrina’s long run … in the rain

This afternoon Katrina set off for her longest run ever with the Loch Ness Marathon 3 weeks away. Katrina was joined by Tracey and Grant who both ran last Sunday in the Great Scottish Run Half Marathon and will also … Continue reading

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Recce cycle ride

On Sunday Katrina will be doing her longest run in preparation for the Loch Ness Marathon. She’s running with her friends Tracy and Grant. Initially I had planned to run with them as my longest run before RAW but I’ll … Continue reading

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A massive pb for Katrina …

Katrina had been feeling a little under the weather over the last day or so but Silke suggested she took a lem slip before the race and it seemed to help. I cycled into Glasgow and met Katrina at George … Continue reading

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Katrina’s second diary entry in the Scottish Daily Mail ….

Here is Katrina’s second article in the Scottish Daily Mail. I loved being married to a celebrity!!!

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Visit to the Physio and decision made …

I had my appointment tonight with Kath at Newlands Physiotherapy. When I rang to make the appointment Kath said, ‘Oh Yes the Blog Man!!’ Kath listened to my tale of woe (the shortened version!) and then examined my Achilles. Interestingly … Continue reading

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My wife is a celebrity!

A few weeks ago I received a text from the lovely Debs asking whether I could persuade Katrina to run the Loch Ness Marathon. It seems her employers, the Scottish Daily Mail, are the media sponsor of the event and … Continue reading

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