Tag Archive: Golden Bonds

Mar 18

There but for the grace of ITB go I

So the team are on their knees – literally Chevs:  Went for a ‘long’ run yesterday and the bad news is that I have buggered my knee – feels like ITB but the pants thing is that it’s on my supposedly good leg. I blame Wimbeldon Hill myself – getting up it was better than …

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Mar 13

Wonders of the A232

Today Jamie and I went in search of a new universe (or as the locals call it Hayes) to explore the last 10 miles of our Brighton to London challenge. We met at East Croydon (twinned with the moon) and travelled east along the milky West Wickham highway. The terrain became inhospitable around Croydon Road Forced …

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Feb 09

£1000 and Steve J in the mix

Its been a great day today folks. Most importantly thanks to some generous donations today we achieved our first major milestone – £1000 raised for HemiHelp. So thankyou Marcie, Gracie, Ross family and Anonymous (dont forget to add your name and Giftaid on the Virgin sponsorship website :-)) Also today saw the biggest gathering of …

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Feb 03

Brave Golden Bonders

Update from Golden Bond Vai – Thanks Vai Norris and I set out with a mind to run as far as possible and then turn back.  I set the pace and Norris set the distance and route.  The weather was crisp with sun shining down on us.  This being the first run in two weeks …

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Jan 27

Team gets running

Ben, Jamie and David about to head out in sub-zero temperatures this lunchtime. Jamie was flying from Farringdon to Kensington via Hyde Park whilst Ben and I were staying local picking off a 2.5 mile route around Holborn, Ludgate circus and back to Farringdon. Ben set a nice pace for a rookie! We look forward …

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