Off the radar

The first blog since taking a huge chunk of downtime after London! I tried to race the Highgate 10,000m three weeks after but a combination of fatigue, lack of training & enthusiasm meant despite being well positioned early on I knew deep down all I would end up with was a mediocre time & could potentially ruin my season through serious fatigue. So it was off to the Italian Lakes, just some easy running along Lake Maggiore, some cycling, watching two stages of the Giro & generally eating & drinking as I pleased – it was just what I needed & I barely thought about racing all the time we were there. Continue reading