Looking ahead to 2020

I am looking forward to a packed 2020. I expect it to be a very busy one but a great one. I want to keep my goals pretty simple for next year to keep them more focussed. I hope everybody has an epic 2020 and make stuff happen time is whizzing by! Running Goals Complete Manchester Mara
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Spending a Few Minutes Looking Back at 2019

My first full year back in Norwich, after making the move in May 2018. I am usually on here at the end of a year saying how epic a year was but at the end of 2018 looking back it ended well but certainly one of the most challenging ones. I was looking forward to a full year back in th
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12 Months of Racing

It’s been a crazy year since I took up running. I first joined Goodgym when I returned back to Norwich (May 2018) and I shortly after started doing Parkrun. I entered my first race in September 2018 and after a couple of races I joined a running club (Norwich Road Runners) and b
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A Year Back in Norwich

Almost a year ago to the day I returned to Norwich again after a 4 year absence. I had previously lived in Norwich (or Norfolk) from 2003 – 2007 and 2012 – 2014 but I have always said it feels like home and the main reason for leaving each time has been to make the necessa
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Aims for 2019

After a rocky ending to 2018, my first goal of 2019 is to make sure the 5 hour distance between me and home does not mean I do not get to get back or catch up with my family as much as I am used to when I was in Birmingham. Family is most important and I will be making sure there are
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A Look Back on 2018

I started these quite a while back now and love looking back on the year gone to make sure I appreciate what has happened, and if I have not achieved anything I wanted to, to renew the efforts for the year ahead. I still maintain that if reviewing your year on New Years either makes y
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The Arsenal – European Away Trips

Well, I have had to update this section after we have fallen out of the Champions League for the first time in twenty/twenty one years.  Still, the fact remains that my favourite way to travel Europe is with The Arsenal Away. There are some Arsenal fans that are not fussed on qua
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A look ahead to 2018

After an epic end to 2017 with my new niece Dottie Rose Davies being born, it’s time to look ahead to the next 12 months! A lot of people mock New Years resolutions but I think if it’s an opportunity to stop and think about what you have got up to in the last 12 months and
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2017 – A look back on the last 12 months

Well another 12 months is coming to a close so I like to look back on the last 12 months to reflect on whether it has been a good year or not and to set myself some goals for the new one coming up. In my looking ahead to 2017 I listed quite a few things I wanted to achieve so it seems
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Weather for Penguins

After a decent flight from Tampa to Pittsburgh (empty so row per person), I landed and had a fairly short journey to my hotel which was sandwiched between the Baseball and American Football stadiums. I had arrived pretty late and it was starting to snow, so I didn’t venture too
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