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Great Ireland Run 2015

The clock ticked to 39:59 and I could see the 10K finish line. Alas, I still had 400 metres to go in today’s Great Ireland Run, and I eventually ran in for a finishing time of 41:22. (You can look … Continue reading

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Frank Duffy 10 Mile 2013

After all my humming and hawing and injury concerns during the week, I eventually ran in the Frank Duffy 10 Mile 2013 in Dublin on Saturday 24 August. A light jog on the grass the night before reassured me that … Continue reading

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10-mile race time

My current Achilles tendon problem is hampering me this week, and of course it had to happen in the lead-up to a race. I would have been easing up my training anyway this week. A ‘down’ week is always a … Continue reading

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Colour Dash, Dublin, 2013

How was your Saturday morning run? Mine was excellent. I set off on a leisurely 5 kilometre spin through the Phoenix Park in Dublin – and came back covered head to toe in all colours of paint. The first Colour Dash in … Continue reading

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