my first ever London Marathon Archive

  • So that’s what running a marathon is like, by Graham Carter

    So that’s what running a marathon is like, by Graham Carter

    On Sunday, I ran the London Marathon. This was my first attempt at running 26.2 miles, as I shared back in November 2011. I’ve been training for 4 months and actually found myself enjoying the long runs, using them as an opportunity to explore local sights in a way I never have before. How do […]

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  • Now For The Marathon, by Graham Carter

    Now For The Marathon, by Graham Carter

    I’m still pinching myself. After 4 unsuccessful general ballot entries I decided to apply for a charity place in the 2012 London Marathon through Back Up and today I found out that I have been successful. If I could travel back in time and share this news with my younger, athletically challenged self he would […]

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