Author Archives: alydixon

Berlin…where dreams come true!

Flat, fast, unforgettable…the strap line for the 2015 BMW Berlin Marathon and I’ve got to say, I completely agree! Whilst the event was everything it is billed up to be, I do have mixed emotions about my performance. My initial … Continue reading

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Coming down…

Another altitude camp is done and dusted. 6 weeks up in the French Pyrenees has flown by. On a whole the camp has been a really positive one. I’ve put together some really good training, lots of miles and some … Continue reading

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Sunshine after the rain…

The weather here in Font Romeu took a bit of a turn for the worse the last few days to the point where I honestly thought I was going to die when I got caught in a massive electrical storm … Continue reading

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Here, there and everywhere…

I can’t believe how fast this year has gone by so far. It seems just like yesterday that I was preparing to head off to Kenya and here I am 6 months later preparing to head off to Font Romeu … Continue reading

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Stick to your plans…

Last weekend I went down to London to watch the marathon. I was insanely jealous of all the runners pounding the streets, it’s not billed as the greatest race on earth for no reason. I had athletes who I coach … Continue reading

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Kenya 2015

As I am now entering my final week here in Kenya I thought it was about time I actually got my butt into gear and write a blog about it. I had intended to write a weekly blog but my … Continue reading

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In at the deep end…

A key aspect to any good training programme is that it is flexible to allow for changing circumstances and this was well and truly highlighted for me last week. The ink didn’t even have time to dry on my latest … Continue reading

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