The Great North Run, the biggest half marathon in the world, was another run I just had to tick off in my fledgling running career. A regular TV event, it was only this year that I finally decided to enter. Not thinking that I would get in, due to how popular it is and being through…
In April this year I ran my first 21.1 km; the Vienna City OMV Half Marathon, in Austria. I had registered six months earlier after returning from Berlin where I had watched Dano run his second marathon. Inspired by this I signed up.
The Isle of Wight, a place I have been going to since I was a child, was the location for my first summer half marathon, which was part of my build up to the 2012 Berlin Marathon the following month.