Oscar's Everyone Day

Sunday 23rd June 2024
In 2021 Oscar the Grouch proposed one day each year where "we unite as a community and EVERYONE records an activity of some sort - a dog walk, a run, a swim, a ride, ski if you want...".

Sadly we lost Oscar in March, so I'd like to dedicate Everyone Day to him. Thank you for the inspiration you gave us Oscar.
  • Run
    225mi
    41hrs
  • Bike
    69mi
    5hrs
  • Walk
    17mi
    7hrs
  • Cross
    0mi
    2hrs
310mi 54hrs
(0.01 times round the world!)
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Race the Train

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Aug 2013
11:20pm, 18 Aug 2013
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sarabop
Echoed! I loved it so much I blogged. Fantastic race.
rhb
Aug 2013
11:29pm, 18 Aug 2013
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rhb
Nice one :)
Aug 2013
11:32pm, 18 Aug 2013
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ogee
Did you beat it then?
Aug 2013
7:01am, 19 Aug 2013
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sarabop
Not a chance hehe, see blog :-)
Aug 2013
1:55pm, 19 Aug 2013
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Running Beer
I did this...it was great fun. Anyone considering for next year should definitely do it. If you aren't considering it...you should be!

I managed to beat the train to the turnaround point. No chance I would beat it back though. Really fell apart on the way back as I hadn't trained for the distance and really wasn't ready for the mud/steepness/quantity of hills. Took 1hr11mins out and 1hr21mins back. Just took it steady back and enjoyed the scenery and tried to enjoy the running. Chatted to various people along the way who were all having a similarly good time despite the wind and rain.

We did Aberystwyth parkrun in the morning which probably slowed me down a bit towards the end but not by much. Mainly complete lack of fitness that slowed me down.

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I see there are a fair few Fetchies racing the train tomorrow. Perhaps a mini meet? Any tips? Anyone...

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