Sofies Couch to 5K: Introduction

I want to tell the story of my C25K experience, including how much I weighed the routes I used and how I felt during and after. Fortunately I recorded most of this using GPS and forum posts so I can look back and see what was going on at the time. To start with, I… Continue reading Sofies Couch to 5K: Introduction

London Marathon Week 2: Training Update

Total Training: 113.8k This week: 39.2k An update on my training during week 2. In case you missed it I made a video of one of my training runs last week, check it out :p https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ge_vVdMgB1I&t=1s It was extremely nice to be back with the Didsbury Runners on Monday. It has been 9 weeks since… Continue reading London Marathon Week 2: Training Update

London Marathon: Training Week 1 (111 days to go)

Total Running: 74.6k This week: 34.1k An update on my training during week 1. Had an amazing meeting last week with Virgin Money Lounge and the LGBT foundation and hopefully will have some good news for you. Running has been going well too, nice to be back running the routes in Manchester this weekend, and… Continue reading London Marathon: Training Week 1 (111 days to go)

London Marathon Update #1: 600meters

Hello everyone! In a complete surprise, I recently got into the London Marathon, I still can’t believe it. I will be running to raise money for the LGBT foundation, please consider donating on my virginmoney giving page: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/SofieLewis It has been a huge blessing as it is something constructive to work on, and also to… Continue reading London Marathon Update #1: 600meters

Makeover, Crosstrainer “World* Record #2″**, passport photos and how the media wants to kill me

As womens hour continued to pour poison into public discourse around transgender people this morning. I went into town for a makeover. Unsurprisingly to people who know me I know absolutely nothing about putting makeup on, so yesterday with Mum and Pauline, I booked for a session at Debinghams in Picadilly gardens.  They could tell… Continue reading Makeover, Crosstrainer “World* Record #2″**, passport photos and how the media wants to kill me