This morning I swam. From 6:47 until 8:30 to be exact. The swimming club were in the pool, several others, another woman who was longer and thinner than I am, twice as fast and was like a arrow through the water, and the old guy I call Slappy as he hits the water so hard … Continue reading Get the distance…
This week is Week 12 in my training for IMUK 2017. It's been a tough one so far and last week wasn't that much better. This is clearly a mental hurdle that I've hit as there have been tears, worry and anxiety during most of my sessions. And I missed a couple as well as I … Continue reading Swimming is F*cking Hard
Being late isn't such a bad thing Stylist magazine was my favourite thing about having to go to London for a client meeting on a Tuesday. I'd actually go out of my way to use the Tube so I could grab some relevant, fun and sensible reading material by largely female contributors for the ride on our capital's … Continue reading Having It All (or not…)
In life there are things that you decide to do that you know will be challenging, painful, at times fill you with self doubt but at others fill you with an overwhelming sense of achievement and emotion that you don't know what to do with. This time for me is now. I've signed up to take … Continue reading For the Record….