NHS Contract Manager from Bristol
Age group: FV45
Club: Active Soul UK
Coach: Marcus Sladden
My biggest achievements
My personal records
Record Half marathon
My blog posts
ASICS Fujitrail Hydration Vest 7L – Have I finally found what I’ve been looking for?by Vicky Ledbury / Dec. 28, 2021
When it comes to carrying all of your supplies for training and racing long distances, having a good hydration vest is essential. Will the new ASICS Fujitrail Hydration Vest be my go to bit of kit for this? Read on to find out more.
A return to racing as we used to know it – a look back at the ASICS London 10kby Vicky Ledbury / Jul. 26, 2021
This past weekend I’ve been in London with my ASICS FrontRunner team mates where we got to experience something none of us have been able to since March 2020. A race which had a mass start instead of being set off in a socially distanced way. I want to share my reflections on both the race, where we were able to “pace” and also finally being able to spend time with the team.
How to make sure to fit training into the work and family puzzleby Vicky Ledbury / Mar. 26, 2021
Like lots of other people I spend a lot of time trying to work out how to juggle many balls in life to make sure things don’t get dropped. I have to do this around working full time and trying to fit in the many other commitments my husband and son have on. This is even more important when it comes to me taking on any kind of training plan which involves runs on a regular basis of more than an hour!
Run Mummy Run!by Vicky Ledbury / Feb. 22, 2021
As a mum who works full time, and loves being as active as possible, I spend a lot of time juggling different balls with my husband to try and fit in all of our family commitments. One of the places I turn to for support is the Run Mummy Run community. I find it a really safe space to talk about both running and life in general, and the women within the community are always really friendly and helpful.
My first, my last, my everythingby Vicky Ledbury / Feb. 16, 2021
The ASICS GT 2000 range was first introduced in 1993. They were the shoe that started my relationship with ASICS. I bought my first pair around 2001, but at that point I didn’t really know anything about running shoes, I just bought them because I “dabbled” in running and I really liked the shoe!
Why celebrating crossing a finish line is just as important as celebrating a finish timeby Vicky Ledbury / Aug. 03, 2020
Imagine the scenario… You’ve just crossed the line in a race, where you gave it everything you had. One of your fellow racers sees you with your medal, and instead of congratulating you, they ask you what time you did. All of a sudden you start to think “I know they are way quicker than me, my time wasn’t very good”… so instead of sharing your time, you make excuses about not sharing it, and walk off, with your head down, feeling deflated, your end of race experience tarnished.
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