All posts by Gina

About Gina

Oxford Girl living in the North. Nearly a northerner as have lived in Kendal for over 25 years. Enjoys knife throwing, running, fell walking, snapping pics on my travels round the Lakes and being a domestic goddess. My Chocolate Brownies are legendary so I am told.

Surviving lockdown

On Monday 23 March 2020 Boris Johnson ordered people not to leave the house unless absolutely necessary. People to only go out to shop for essentials; for medical reasons or to care for the vulnerable; to travel to work that is “absolutely necessary” and cannot be done at home; and to exercise – once a day, alone or with a member of their own household. Normality as we had  known was a thing of the past. Continue reading Surviving lockdown

Postponement

That moment when the inevitable happened and the London marathon was postponed due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  Of course with the current situation it was not completely unexpected.  Those training weeks in limbo, but 9 weeks of training were done and you have to focus on that.  Gaining fitness and losing inches.  Continue reading Postponement