Week 50: this was not the week I’d had planned as I came into it with 25 miles running and 71 miles cycling left to do; it should have been easy to get them almost to nothing over the course of the week but that wasn’t meant to be.
It started off badly, being absolutely cream-crackered after the flying visit to Edinburgh the previous weekend, and then I was out of sorts with a cold/tummy trouble for most of the week too, finally getting knocked off my feet with a bad sickness bug-thing Saturday night and all day Sunday.
Bad news for my mileage but even worse as it was my weekend with the girls and I lost a whole day with them being laid up in bed. Worse still was the fact that I missed taking them to the pantomime too – not happy!
A massive thank you to Shelli, Val and Tony for helping me out on Sunday. You were amazing! Thank you, thank you so much.
I’m tantalisingly close to hitting all of my targets for this year so hopefully with a bit of luck – and no more bloody illness! – I’ll have them beat in the next few days!
Here are the scores on the doors for this week:
Here’s a breakdown of the totals for my walking, running and cycling since the beginning of the year:
Here’s a breakdown of what I’ve still got left to do this year to hit all my targets for this challenge:
Sponsor Me Please!
Don’t forget, you can get to my fundraising page at the following location:
The page will be live throughout my challenge this year (and a couple of months after) so please, when you can, give a few pounds to help some very worthy charities.
Why not do like my good mate Stu’s doing? He’s sponsoring me 2p a mile – which is amazingly generous, thanks Stu! You don’t have to pledge that much; 1p, 1/2p, 1/10p…it’ll all add up considering I’ll be covering at least 4012 miles this year!
Thanks. It means a lot and is very much appreciated.