Going Commando – week 7

No more Mr Nice Guy says Adam as he revs up the pace for the last two weeks of our training programme. Week 7 sees us climbing ropes and running up sand dunes backwards…

Going Commando – week 6

It’s ironic isn't it. Nearly six weeks of training and no injuries, yet all it takes are six inch Jimmy Choos, a few cocktails and a cobbled street to leave me with a twisted ankle...

Going Commando – week 5

The halfway point of our training’s past and it’s all uphill from here. Literally. Week 5 and Adam has us running further and faster than before. And the tyre makes an appearance again...

Going Commando – week 4

It's hard to believe we're nearly halfway. We're looking forward to our sessions (maybe not the ones that involve running up sand dunes), and although they push us further every time, we're enjoying the challenge. And the results of course. Muscle tone is starting to appear, and although it doesn't feel like we've lost a huge amount of weight, we're noticing higher energy levels and clothes are feeling much looser. Want to find out what we've been up to this week? Read on...

Going Commando – Day 21

Day 21: Sunday Session 12: Beauport No rest for the wicked It’s a gorgeous Sunday afternoon as we meet at Beauport beach car park, and head off...

Going Commando – day 20

Day 20: Saturday Session 11: Sand dunes Our dreaded dunes session starts badly when I arrive late, and get lost trying to find Adam and my...

Going Commando – day 19

Day 19: Friday Session 10: Waterfront ‘Ground, pound and hit the ground’ Ah, our first boxing session.  And what better way to get our revenge on our...

Going Commando – day 12

Day 12: Friday Location: Le Braye Session 7 We’re heading back to St Ouen’s for this session, and my heart sinks at the thought of the sand...

Going Commando – day 11

Day 11: Thursday Location: Millbrook Session 6 We arrive at Millbrook to find a couple of rucksacks waiting for us.  As if running wasn’t hard enough, now...

Going Commando – day 15

Monday: Day 15 Session 9: Aquasplash We’re in the pool again.  More underwater, which I’ve decided I don’t like.  Especially as they’ve dropped the deep end...

Going Commando – day 14

Sunday: day 14 Session 8: Running to St Aubin's We’re starting to look forward to our sessions in a weird sort of way.  Every one pushes...

Going Commando – day 8

Day 8: Monday Location: Aquasplash Session 5 It’s 7.30am and we’re back in the swimming pool.  Eight warm up lengths are followed by underwater races, and we...

Going Commando – day 7

Day 7: Sunday Session 4 Location: Millbrook Somehow I thought it would be a good plan to have cocktails and stay up late the night before our...

Going Commando – day 4

Day 4: Thursday No training today. Ok we’re both aching.  Not that you’d be surprised.  We’re discovering aching muscles in places we never even knew we...

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