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i'm pete.
addicted to food, running, cooking, healthy foods and social media food sharing!

by Pete on 21st Aug 2016

Marathon Training – 9 Weeks In Out Of 16

Having just completed another 20-mile run, I thought it was a great time to let the world know just how marathon training can feel. As I am sure you know or can assume, it is far from an easy ride, so here’s my ups and downs so far.

by Pete on 30th Jul 2016

Smash Your Face in This Harissa Chicken Pasta!

Get your pans on, it’s time for a fantasticly quick and easy pasta dish that ticks the healthy box too. The pasta is whole wheat which will keep you fuller for longer, helping anyone eating to lose weight. Brucey bonus!

 

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by Pete on 18th Jul 2016

Snowdon International Race 2016 Race Report & Video

To follow up from my Mont Blanc race just the other week, Snowdon was next to be ticked off my bucket list and it did not disappoint! A 10-mile race getting you to the summit that stands at 3560ft. This was a beast of a run!

by Pete on 10th Jul 2016

We Love Manchester 10k Race Report

Starting and finishing on the athletics track next to the Etihad stadium is always a great way to race, but today was about enjoyment and soaking in the usual fantastic support. Manchester people are awesome on race days!

by Pete on 30th Jun 2016

9 Races in 20 Days – The Ups, The Downs & The Memories

I have finally finished the busiest race period of 2016, completing 9 races in 20 days. Mont Blanc 10k was conquered, the tour of Tameside got smashed, the Rochdale tour has been battered and Offerton was taken care of. Tomorrow….Ninja Warrior audition in my banana outfit hahaha!

by Pete on 29th Jun 2016

Mont Blanc 10km Race Report

The weekend finally came! Possibly my biggest tick off the bucket list for this year so far, the Mont Blanc 10km race. Via Geneva, to Chamonix, France, this was a beautiful run but I did not love every bit of it because I felt like sh*t! Man cold! haha. Here is my full report of this stunning run.

by Pete on 20th Jun 2016

Tour of Tameside 2016 Race Report

The tour I had been waiting for was finally here…the awesome Tour of Tameside. An event that spans back many years with some rich history, now standing tall as a 4-day event comprising of a 10km, 6mile, 1/2 marathon and 7mile race. Here is my awesome journey of the 4 days.

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by Pete on 14th Jun 2016

Rochdale Harriers 3 Day Event – 6 Mile Road, Trail & Fell

The first tour event that I have taken part in was finally here! 3 days of 6 miles per day with a good mixture of road, trail and fell. This is where the year starts to get tough for me with the Tour of Tameside next week. What a warm up! Read my full report here.

by Pete on 10th Jun 2016

9 Races In 20 Days – My Toughest Yet?

June has been marked in my calendar as when things get pretty serious. I have 8 x 10 km events and 1 half marathon within the next 20 days, starting this evening. I will do a 3-day tour event, a 4-day tour event, a run at Mont Blanc & finally a 10km race locally. Then on 2nd July, I have my Ninja Warrior audition!

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