Are you sure about that bruv?

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Due to a trip abroad (Croatia, as you asked) I’ve had a hiatus of a week from running.  Keen to keep my feet thinking that they have to continue toughened up, I tried to be barefoot as much as possible, although didn’t do any actual running. So with this in mind I was a little apprehensive about running last night.  …

Success

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Tried the 6k again tonight, no problems at all.  In fact didn’t feel anything in my foot where the glass splinter went in from the moment I removed it. One interesting thing tonight was the fact that it had been raining and much of my run was on greasy paving stones.  I’ve mentioned before that you’re really not supposed to …

Abort, abort!

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So today was go have been my fifth 6k run in a row, every two days. About a kilometre into the run I noticed intermittent discomfort in my left foot when it bore weight.  In fact it was a kind of shooting pain, localised to my metatarsal heads and toes.  I carried on for another half a K before I …

Clapham Common

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Last week I completed a circuit of Clapham Common, which is just under 6k, including getting to and from it.  I was going to spend the past week doing the final set of 5k runs around my block.  But cycling home last Monday it was such a nice evening I longed to be running somewhere more scenic the streets immediately …