Monday, 5 September 2011

The Wait

With the foot mended, not having run a step since the end of July and Spook making it abundantly clear that walks will simply not do, it was high time to go for a run.
I reckoned I could go one of two ways:

Plan 1 Softly, softly catchee monkey, or
Plan 2 Give it a shake and see what falls off

No prizes for guessing......

We set off from High Down on a blustery Monday and headed up to Kitty Tor. From there it was over to Hunt and Gren Tors before a blast up the rattlebrook Peat Track and cutting over to Great Links Tor. A swoopy downhill to Arms Tor followed before cutting across to Brat Tor and opening it up a bit on the descent to the Lyd. We avoided the squalls which brushed over to the north and were just clipped by the edge of a cheeky one on the run-in to the car park.

About 2 hours altogether and feeling chuffed that nothing hurts (yet!) and my fitness doesn't seem to have suffered much.

Good to be out there again.

Turn it up.


  1. great you're back out paul. im guessing kitty tor is one of spook's favourites ;)

  2. Either that or Great Lynx Tor.

    I'll get my coat......

  3. Glad to hear you are out and about again.

  4. Cheers Steve. Hope nothing's bent after your acrobatics.

  5. just found you-- great blog! -- keep up the great work!! :)

  6. This is good to hear! Enjoy your running!

  7. Great that you are back! Hope you continue to feel good, young man : )

  8. Being called a young man always helps!