Yesterday I ran my fastest ever marathon in 4 hours and 4 minutes so felt as though todays Musical Moments had to be one of the songs I find most inspirational from my running playlist. Obviously Rocky IV is truly incredible as well!
Akeem Sharp is the next big hopeful when it comes to sprinting for Jamaica, but can he focus on the training when he is struggling with his mother leaving him to live in the US, left with his alcoholic father.
3100 Miles the worlds longest race where competitors have 52 days to complete the distance and are allowed to run from 6am until midnight.
Craig Mitchell is a criminal court judge in Los Angeles and he starts up a running club on Skid Row. Helping homeless people to run international marathons.
Drew Jacobs shows he has a very natural athletic talent, when he gets kicked off the high school track team former coach Coleman wants to take him on and show him that he really does have what it takes. Despite a very tough background which will really push him to the limits, both physically and psychologically.
*Original Title – One Square Mile
A young woman named Brittany who has suddenly realised how overweight and unfit she is decides to make some drastic changes in her life. Giving up alcohol, a better diet and takes up running. This leads to new friends within a running group and the ultimate goal of completing the New York City Marathon.
In the first 25 years of the Barkley Marathons only ten people had managed to finish the brutal race. Based on a failed prison escape, a tiny town in Tennessee hosts the crazy ultra marathon.
Shania Andrews has not had the easiest of upbringings and when her athletics ability creates a rivalry with Lisa Temple, they are about to learn that they actually have a lot more in common than they first thought.
I had some fantastic news last Tuesday . . .
I got a place in the Chicago Marathon for 2019. So come October I will heading back to the US to take part in my second international marathon and getting my 3rd star for the Marathon Majors. So what better way to celebrate this news than having Razzle Dazzle as today’s musical moment?
So if anyone would like to recommend anything I need to do when in Chicago please comment below to help me plan my trip!
And All That Jazz!
Two British track athletes aim is to compete and win at the 1924 Olympics in France, one from England and one from Scotland who have very different backgrounds.