What running has taught me about life…

Very useful lessons about life.

Sorry, I've got to run.

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In terms of running, it’s been a pretty epic start to the year. It’s the second week of February, and I’ve run 4 races and got myself 4 PBs. (10km, 5km, half marathon, and 10km again.) It’s a phenomenal achievement, it is. And of course, I feel proud. However, it was right in the middle of all of this that I realised that while PBs are awesome, they’re not what it’s all about. At least for me.

For me, running is about the people you meet, the places you go (physically and figuratively) and the journies you take getting there. Running has quite literally taken me places I’d not been before; up hills in Iceland, down the waterfront in Lisbon, across beaches in Scotland, along the Norfolk and Suffolk coast, and to hotel gyms around the globe (to name just a few.) But more than that, it has taken me to the…

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