Never be the same again….

Sat not three feet from the gently rippling Caribbean sea, I turned the last of the 415 pages of Preparation For The Next Life by Atticus Lish. As a few beads of sweat from the wonderful, sweltering heat dripped onto the cover as I gazed at it in awe, I'm sure there was a tear... Continue Reading →

The Reggae Marathon (paradise found)

"Brexit! Yeah Mon, Brexit. HA HA " We had a lot of shouts from spectators and fellow runners. Wearing Union Flag vests, it seems, attracts a lot of cheers and banter.... "God bless the Queen" "Ingerland" "Go Great Britain" "Do you guys speak English?" even "Go Canada"! But "Brexit"!!! It appears our country's decisions are... Continue Reading →

5h12m47s

So two years ago we completed the Reggae Marathon in 5h12m47s.... Competition time...... How long will we take on Saturday when hopefully it's not quite as warm as today!!! A lovely 5k beach run this morning whilst Nicky swam. Were an active bunch here in the Athletes' Village! So post in the comments a guess... Continue Reading →

THIS JUST IN….

Shock news coming in from Team GB in the Athletes' Village..... The runners have been seen..... EXERCISING! In Negril preparing for Saturday's Reggae Marathon, the British contingent started the day by not bothering with their planned early morning beach jog. What a beautiful Jamaican morning And they weren't quite as sharp as yesterday claiming their... Continue Reading →

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