Fetchez la vache replied to the topic The Running 2020 thread – beginners/ultras/whatever in the forum Chat Forum 2 months ago
After doing my first (one and so far, only) half marathon a few months back in Cardiff with a 1:57, as a 50 year old I’ve just gone for the ballot for the snowdonia marathon, as my first marathon.
Am I mad? The phrase I see most often is “brutal”, though tbh reading what half of what you lot are up to it should be a walk in the park for some of…[Read more]
Fetchez la vache replied to the topic Inspired by Kipchoge: How old is too old to start running marathons? in the forum Chat Forum 3 months ago
Yep go for it. Assuming you do a bit of cycling (being on here…) you’ll hopefully find you’re actually fitter than you credit yourself for. For the record I’m one of the slowest (actually *the* slowest!) of my riding buddies…
Started running mid last year after a life of hating and therefore not running at all – last time I had run was the…[Read more]