The Very Long Half Marathon

  When you think of a half marathon you think of 13.1 miles, right? Wrong! Well, not for the Relish Running Very Long Half Marathon. The clue is in the name really. This was no ordinary race, it was 16 miles of mixed terrain and some beastly steep hills thrown in for good measure. The…

Into the Wild

This platter of custard apples were perfectly ripe and the most delectable post run noms. I literally devoured this whole platter in less than 15 minutes. Whilst I was chowing down on this amazing meal, my housemate kindly informed me that, ‘Olivia, you eat like a pig.’ Haha, I am pretty sure I was eating…

A Beautiful Morning

  I want to tell you guys about the most beautiful morning that I shared with my housemate this Sunday. I woke up feeling a little groggy (I may have indulged in an Old Fashioned on Saturday evening) but I had promised myself I would run 10km on Sunday morning. I had a pint or…

Getting High

Nope, I am not talking about that kind of high! I am proud to say I have never experimented with drugs of any kind, heck I’ve never even smoked a cigarette. I am talking however talking about the kind of high you get during / after a run. Commonly known as ‘Runner’s High’ this is…