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Join us at the Big Retreat Wales in June 2022

The Big Retreat is returning to west Wales next year, and I would love you to join us. It’s stuch an amazing Feel Good Festival with a great diversity & depth of speakers and things to do. It will be taking place from the 3rd – 6th June 2022 and tickets are now on sale! […]

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Radio Interview with Marcus & The Incapable Staircase

I first met Marcus Mumford when I was racing with triathlon & training for the UK Ironman which I managed to complete for SANDS charity. Marcus and his wife, Kirsty rode around the World by Tandem, it’s a pretty inspiring story. I really loved being on the Incapable Staircase show with Marcus. for an hour […]

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Simple Tips to Cope with Loss and Unexpected Changes in Life

Be patient with yourself – there isn’t a right way or timeline and every time is different If you’re stuck in emotion try to move your body, walk gently, use music If you find it hard to stop with the emotion, slow down, focus on your breathing and don’t be scared of it feeling it […]

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Reflections from Russia work with Team GB

I’m not sure what to write. So I’ll start with what’s your plans for August, I would love to know? I made it to Russia to work for Team GB at the European Sprint Triathlon Championships. After losing my Jake unexpectedly after a routine op, 2 weeks of nursing, 3 nights zero sleep I didn’t […]

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Supporting Frank Water Charity Appeal

Frank Water is a wonderful little charity based in Bristol, making a big difference to many people’s lives around the world.  Many of these people have to travel up to 6 hours just to get clean drinking water for their families for one day.  Imagine what you would miss if you had to do this for […]

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Himalayan 100 Mile Stage Race – India

I’m back from the Himalayas and in full swing of Energised work and the prep for Jenny’s memorial this weekend. Below is a summary of my challenge. I’d like to thank YOU for your donations, support and sharing. It means a huge amount. Himalayan 100 Mile Stage Race – India  ‘I have to keep facing […]

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HIMALAYAN 100 MILE STAGE RACE

I’m super excited to announce that I am taking part in the Himalayan 100 mile stage race this week! The route and altitude outline is here. This challenge will be for Jenny, raising more funds for her charities – and also on the other days for encephalitis society (for all their support), Darjeeling children’s charity […]

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24hr Three Peaks Charity Challenge Review!

  Ahhhh!! I think I’m underestimating this….. ‘courage over comfort…..’ Brene Brown  So I decided to add the 3 Peaks 24 hr Challenge to my Charity Triple Challenge literally last minute.  I have not climbed a mountain since my Gold Duke of Edinburgh (& that is a ‘wee’ while ago…) and that was only 1, […]

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My Double Charity Challenge to hit £82k!

  Mini Big Greek Adventure Life is a daring adventure of nothing at all…. ‘Courage over comfort’ Brene Brown   I was thinking about this when cycling (through fear and doubt for my double charity challenge). Courage always comes with fear, with change and growth, for we need courage for this. When things are comfortable […]

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THE POWER OF RUNNING IN NEPAL

I’m sitting on the airport floor in Kathmandu, its 4am reflecting on the power of running. I want to capture my week in words before the colorful memories are altered by returning to home comforts and normality. So grab a mug of your finest tea and I hope you enjoy. Only a week ago I […]

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