House of Cards

Previously… on the Chronicles of SuperDaz….. “Oh no… my calf is sore….. I’m going to have to take some time out” <cut to close up of a sad face with the piano tune that features on the end credits of the Incredible Hulk>. So, week 1 of marathon training didn’t end well which meant that…

Training: Week 1 – What do wanna make those eyes at me for?

“I stood up… I squatted down, I lifted my left up and then the right.  I squatted down again and the repeated the cycle of slightly lifting my left and right leg, I felt like I was doing the most camp version of “the hakka” that the world had ever seen.  All of those years…

The background…

Edinburgh Marathon 2014 “….at around mile 17, I started to feel something going on with my right hamstring, it was beginning to tighten and I knew this was just going to be a matter of time now before something bad happened. Was it the over-compensating for the left foot blister? Was it shifting the impact…