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The Pole Vault – Time to overcome my fear and commit

When I started my challenge there were 4 events that filled me with fear : horse riding ; gymnastics ; the high dive ; and the pole vault. I’m slowly working my way through them and, last Wednesday, it was … Continue reading

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The Heights Of High and Triple Jump

One of the interesting things about doing 110 events is that inevitably you have to do a number of them simultaneously – and the impact upon your body can be quite intriguing. Last week I went for a training run … Continue reading

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My First Hurdle

Jon and I went back to Sutcliffe Park for our hurdles events. As ever the coaching was provided by Richard Houlihan and Craig ‘Bring the Noise’ Lacy from GLL. Before we went over our first hurdle Richard had us warming up for … Continue reading

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