Tag Archives: 10k

The Tees Pride 10k

It’s nice having a 10k race right on the doorstep. Well, relatively speaking. It’s actually 3.26 miles from my doorstep as the crow flies. I’ve just measured it. Alas, not with an actual measuring crow (although that would have been … Continue reading

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The Darlington 10k

Darlington: cradle of the railways. Home of the brick train. Probable birthplace of pease pudding. If that can be birthed. Urgh, I feel quite unwell now. Although contemplating pease pudding for any time at all, birthed or unbirthed, does me … Continue reading

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The York 10k

It was once a hub of the railway network and a confectionary-manufacturing centre. It’s home to the largest Gothic cathedral in Northern Europe. It’s where my wife and I listened to a talk about how to become paranormal investigators from … Continue reading

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Virtually Fabulous

There are many things in life for which a ‘first’ is rather memorable. First kiss. First car. First time you’re the only person in a cinema screening (I confess for me, when it became apparent that there were to be … Continue reading

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Hurrah for the Harrogate Town Centre 10k!

Two 10k races in the space of 5 days? As Obi-Wan Kenobi once said ‘He’s more machine now than man. His mind is twisted and evil.’ Well, maybe not that last bit. But, with the sweat having only just dried … Continue reading

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Vrooooom! The Croft Pitstop 10k

I know a little something about regression and immaturity. I’m currently writing an MA dissertation related to societal infantilisation – the premature introduction to and extension of adolescence. But, that said, I enjoy pretending to be a racing car/driver as … Continue reading

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