runmaggiecooper

The life of a runner, mother, radiopharmacist and vicar's wife – that's me!

Mud and cake – MACCL#5

I’m going to change my name to Sarah, if you are called Sarah then you are going to get people cheering you on all the way round any cross country … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Northern Cross Country Champs – Knowsley Safari Park

Today we ran in the Northern Cross Country Championships at Knowsley Safari Park. I felt more like a sloth than a cheetah but the course was more suited to hippos. … Continue reading

January 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

A more successful cross country race

Snow had been predicted. Even though there wasn’t any snow on the ground on the Wirral, I still half expected to find snow in Manchester, however, there was none. Also, … Continue reading

January 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

3 Mars Bars and 26 miles

I wouldn’t have actually set foot on the start line of the Nottingham Marathon had it not been for the fact that I was raising money for the R Charity, … Continue reading

September 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Going swimming with the kids

Going swimming with three kids is not something to be undertaken lightly. At least now Daniel can stand on his own two feet and doesn’t need a swimming nappy, Naomi … Continue reading

August 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ten things I love about running

I haven’t been able to run for a few weeks, well I’ve hardly run properly for about 2 months. Today was the first time I’ve been out in about 3 … Continue reading

July 30, 2016 · 2 Comments

How being a working mum has ruined my running

Help, it’s only 9 weeks until the Nottingham marathon. By now I should be deep into marathon training, long runs, quick intervals and tempo runs. I should be feeling like … Continue reading

July 25, 2016 · 6 Comments