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Sarah Styles-Power
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It's been a long time.....
....... well, the virus lingered and I became disillusioned with ever running again. Ok, so that may seem dramatic  ...... but having three months out with shingles last summer and then taking an equal amount of time to get my fitness back, to only  be ill ...

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No Braunton 10 miler for me today ....
Ok, I'm sorry I've been rather neglectful over the last month and not kept you up to date, but after my last post my health and running just went further down hill ........ and I haven't been able to use my Christmas present either! My Christmas present On ...

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The last seven months ......
Yes, I know, I know, I should have updated you ages ago and I'm sorry for neglecting you .....  I realise that it's seven months since we last spoke and I left you with the news that I had shingles ....... well not only did I have to clear my diary for two ...

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Of course I was due a fall .......
As I wrote about how well my training was going a few weeks ago and how much I was enjoying it I knew as I pressed send I was heading for a fall ....... the voice in my head was taunting me with it ....... So first the blisters ..... No problem I now have s...

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I was verbally abused by a workman on the Tarka Trail!
As you know I love the Tarka Trail and am so pleased that we've finally ventured onto it after all the years we've been here. Different parts of it suit my training sessions and with the cycling group we've had some lovely days out and gone further afield! ...

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Compeed plasters for blisters
Yes I know I've neglected you with my updates but I bet you're really rather secretly pleased that you haven't had to plough through my waffle!!! This post was going to be two weeks worth of news but after an incident today I'm going to split it into two se...

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I have four blisters and a weak bladder this week!
Just as we were going to bed on Sunday night, this weeks training email arrived ....... Yes, I know I shouldn't be checking emails/social media/ the price of stuff in my Amazon shopping basket, let alone having my phone in the bedroom but unfortunately I ca...

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What ever the weather ....... I had to run!
As you know I was having a rare Monday off from training this week as I was working away in South Devon. This wasn't a problem as it meant I would have a day off before going out on Tuesday!! Ha ha ...... Barney had other ideas!!! Barney???. Yes, the Met. O...

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Under the weather this week ..... both physically and metaphorically!
In bed on Sunday night the OB and I had the following conversation ..... The OB 'Are you training tomorrow?' Me 'Yes' The OB 'Have you had your training email yet?' Me ' No, but I reckon there'll be a seven miler on it so I'll do seven miles tomorrow. Proba...

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I did this weeks training but not necessarily in the right order!!!
Monday was a gloriously sunny day and unseasonal 17C, so I just had to take advantage of it and run, especially as the forecast for the rest of the week was for wall to wall rain! I hadn't had a training email from Coach Steph for the week so decided to do ...
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