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    Picture Your Future

    Anyone who knows me, knows how important career and education are to me but they may not realize that the starting point is what drove me. Getting pregnant during your A-levels isn’t always the best steps towards future career and educational success…. Having a child at eighteen, was challenging but my daughter Jasmine, gave me a reason to focus. There…

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    Did I mention I have no sense of direction?

    Really! I have absolutely no sense of direction!  It’s not unusual for me to get lost going to work  – even though I’ve worked there for nearly 4 years and lived in a 20m radius for 18. And that is with a GPS! If I have time constraints when I’m running , I instinctively plan in ‘getting lost time’. Could…

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    Run the Island

    A surprise 48hr, wonderful and very memorable family weekend provided my first opportunity to discover the amazing island of Menorca, setting in motion a new mini challenge on my journey to Run the World. It’s hard not to be amazed by the peaceful beauty of Menorca, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, with its unspoilt natural landscape. The fabulous company of my…

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    The Journey of My Lifetime..

    My every waking moment is consumed considering the journey of a my lifetime as I plan to run around the world. Bubbling to the top are:  1) The Route 2) Solo or Supported 3) Personal Strength. Route planning is the mind boggling fun bit! I’ve searched online globes and maps for hours getting more and more confused by the complexity of it.…

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    How to Run Around the World?

    It’s been fabulous that nobody I’ve spoken to has doubted that I’m serious about this challenge. ”How are you going to do it?” has been the question most frequently asked. According  The World Runners Club, there are some basic rules if I want it to be officially recognised and as I’m going to need sponsorship for this, I thought I may…