First to say I am still writing my recap of the London Marathon. I think I am a bit like an Ent from lord of the rings, a lot of time passes me by quickly. I have it all written but its quite spaghetti, like this paragraph. It is coming. In short I am still… Continue reading Circles: The Manchester 10k
I have been in a terribly dark place the last few weeks. Thinking bad thoughts. The media has indeed gotten worse in its anti-trans agenda. This includes famous athletes dehumanising us, one of whom was my interview answer for person who most inspires me. Also a famous runner, Paula Radcliffe. Last Sunday (07/04/19) the times… Continue reading Coming Out the Other Side.. Or Not: a Marathon Training and Mental Health Update
I will talk about my body weight a bit in this series, its one of the things I focussed on at the time and that got me through. I just want to say, there's nothing wrong with any body shape or size and the world would be a better place if people didn't judge each… Continue reading Sofies C25k Journey: Week 1 – The beginning
I am running the London Marathon to raise money for the LGBT Foundation, please consider donating here: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/SofieLewis Total Training: 410.9k (256 miles)Week 7: 34.8k (21.75 miles) Only 3 runs to talk about this week and once again I didn't fit the long run in so hopefully I will fit that in this week. … Continue reading Sofies London Marathon Week 10 Training Update: Shelter
I am running the LondonMarathon to raise money for the LGBT Foundation, please consider donating here: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/SofieLewis Total Training: 376.1k (235 miles)Week 7: 67.3k (42 miles) So that was a lot of running. As I mentioned last week the long run on Monday should have been on Sunday, so this balances out last weeks low mileage. On… Continue reading Sofies London Marathon Week 9 Training Update: I Found a Broken God by the River
I found out today that Kelly Holmes, an inspiration of mine, believes that trans women are males and shouldn't be allowed to compete. She agrees with this completely transphobic thread. "they would be my words exactly" https://twitter.com/damekellyholmes/status/1100308334845067264 https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1076276617041854464.html I feel quite devastated by this. I wrote : "England is transphobic hell. Fellow athletes suggesting we… Continue reading When you find out a famous athlete from your country thinks you are a man in a dress and shouldn’t be able to compete in sport.
I am running the London Marathon to raise money for the LGBT Foundation, please consider donating here: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/SofieLewis Total Training: 308.8kWeek 7: 18.1k Week 8: 36.1k Well, if you read my previous post. Week 7 is easy to summarise. On Monday I went for a long run. Unfortunately my foot went down a hole about 2 miles… Continue reading Sofies Transing the London Marathon Week 7 and 8 Training Update