Category: Race Reports

Brighton Marathon 2019

What I was waiting for the most was to finally have an injury-pain-free marathon race. Until the day of the race I wasn’t sure if this will happen as there still were some niggles in my ankles every now and then (not to mention a knee…). Three times lucky!...
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The Vitality Big Half 2019

I wasn’t sure how to run this race. Decided to make a decision on the day. My general plans for this year have shifted and I am no longer that much focused on my times. My focus moved more towards coming ultras and fast road times are great but...
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Valencia Marathon 2018

My first marathon was a disaster – I was injured and because of that injury I couldn’t tackle in proper training. My second marathon was supposed to be different. And it was, it was way worse, and all that was my own fault. It also taught me a lot...
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Winter London Run 2019

It has been over a year since I started running and you would have thought I have learnt something getting injured few times since the start… And you would be so wrong! I took a break from running in December 2018 and was supposed to start a new year...
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Manchester Half Marathon

I didn’t have a proper rest after my marathon in September a month back, going from one race to another, from recovery to tapering and back. There was no proper time to train for this event, I was tired from continuous pushing my body so expectations were low. Race...
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Spartan Race Windsor 2018

I was worried. Scared. Anxious? I just completed my first ever spartan race in Scotland, and now I was making an attempt to do two more on one weekend, 3 weeks after my first ever OCR race. Not to mention, significantly longer races, Beast and Super. What I have...
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Spartan Race Perth 2018

It all felt a little bit crazy. I just finished my first marathon and was about to do my first Spartan Race 6 days after it. Crazy or maybe rather stupid? People say you need about 4 weeks to fully recover from a marathon race. I don’t know what...
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Wroclaw Marathon 2018

If you would have had a conversation with me 1.5 year ago, and told me that I am going to run a marathon one day, I would have probably just start laughing. Running was not on my mind at all. 5km would have been a real struggle at the...
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