It was with equal measures of excitement and trepidation that I set out last Saturday morning to make my way to the Hertfordshire countryside to meet with the guys at Ashmei Running having been shortlisted as a potential brand ambassador. Yes, you read that right. Me, a brand ambassador! I admit the closest thing I’ve ever done that could be described as ambassadorial is wearing a suit to work but by some miracle (or possible administrative error) the good people at Ashmei had read my application and shortlisted me for their programme. Read More
I’ve been sat staring at my computer screen for hours now. Trying to find the right words for my first blog. But where to start? I guess I’m suffering from writers block, which isn’t a particularly encouraging sign when I’m trying to write my first blog!
I shouldn’t be surprised by this, though. I’m generally a private person. I tend to keep my thoughts to myself and quietly reflect on things so sharing my experiences, thoughts, and feelings publically through a blog was always going to feel a little uncomfortable for me. This reminds me of a quote from famous running coach Percy Cerutty (more on him later):
“You only ever grow as a human being if you’re outside your comfort zone” Read More