March 2007, and the places opened on the internet. I had set alarms and reminders for 10am, not that I needed any of them, and the moment the places came up on offer I grabbed one. Thankfully I was lucky to get a place as all places (220 + 100 on the waiting list) went in 30 minutes. From then on it was a case of trying to concentrate on the next race rather than 2 years in the future.
I managed to get a web-site launched – http://www.desertram.co.uk/ - with the help of my brother Ed (who actually did all the work, whilst I just kept asking for things to be changed), and this was officially launched in June. Business cards, car stickers and flyers were all printed and all paperwork to be sent out was suitably changed to show the site.
Brentwood 1/2 marathon Report 2016 - Grit your teeth - The Brentwood half marathon has always had a place in my heart as it's my local race and have run it many times before both pacing friends and setting pers...
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