Can life get any muddier?!

Went on a gloriously muddy 7k trail yesterday. ☺Absolutely loved it but cannot believe how slippy and sticky and deep the mud was! Took my time (no other way in mud!) and worked my way determinedly around the course I had planned, which once again included a bit of 'hill work' as my challenge...even parts of the hills were muddy! 😮 It was pretty tough on the ol' legs and pace was most definitely not worth thinking about. Getting round and home in one piece without falling over was very satisfying however!

Phew! The joys of winter running eh?

Hope everyone else has enjoyed their runs this weekend and hope those on the ic are back out there soon☺.


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11 Replies

  • Sounds challenging but wonderful Sandra, well done! :)

  • Love runs like that. Well done you - they are hard but really satisfying :)

  • Sounds like a challenging run but think how much stronger your legs will be! Come the summer you will fly round those trails!

  • Mud! And plenty of it...well done for staying on your feet - more than can be said for me! LOL

  • I am getting fed up of the rain and mud , Sandra

    Was at football yesterday with the wind and rain, watching 22 men having a mud bath , Ha Ha ! :-)

    On the plus side, your legs are going to be sooo strong for when the nicer weather comes !

    Well done Flying Sandra ! :-) xxx

  • Slippy slidey Sandra yesterday!

  • well done sandra...sounds like a good workout!!


  • Well done, I only went for a muddy walk yesterday and struggled to stay upright so you to do that running is fab.

  • Well done sandra another great muddy run!im afraid we didnt make it to the cross country race today but did our own mini version up to the local woods and back including George dog, didn't run all the way but want straight through the middle of some great muddy patchs! Hard going but fun too!😆

  • Sounds great..and accompanied by your four- legged friend too! Bet he had muddy paws at the end of it!

  • It was mainly his stout little tummy that was caked in mud !! enjoyed the off the lead forest bit the best! He got a bit spooked by a large garden with all kinds of chickens turkeys and funny fowl squawking!! He also did a speedy beach run thurs night, excited by the waves on the revetment splashing occasionally! 😆

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