Salties, break ups are hard to do. But sometimes even your favourite relationships become unhealthy and destructive and turn you into a crazy person. I became a crazy person. So this last week, in the middle of the Durban Marathon, I broke up with marathons and ultrarunning, so that I could become less loopy and more mellow. I think my family needs it. Who am I kidding? Hell, I need it!
I ran my first marathon of the year on Sunday 1 March 2015. I say it was my first marathon but realistically I think it will be my last marathon of 2015. And I just feel relieved. I don’t want redemption, I don’t want to get back on the road and smash another marathon. I am just relishing the thought of a break. Read more >>