August 31, 2014

Baking for beyondblue

Since the beginning of this year Rachel’s Runners have been supporting the wonderful organistation beyondblue. This weekend we held a bake sale as one of our big fundraising events. Our […]
August 17, 2014

One step at a time: My journey to marathon number 2 (Part 3)

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller One of my favourite quotes from one of […]
July 26, 2014

The Road to the Marathon – Take 2

Earlier this year you may recall that I ran my very first marathon along Australia’s Great Ocean Road. The lead up was full of twists and turns and quite an […]
June 16, 2014

Why do YOU run?

Why do you run? What made you take up running in the first place? What keeps you lacing up and getting out there? Rachel’s Runners recently had the opportunity to […]
June 5, 2014

Flashback- Rachels Runners Field 2. 2013.

I must be feeling unusually nostalgic, so I dug through my phone at lunchtime yesterday and found an old message exchange between what was then a slightly nervous and relatively […]
May 26, 2014

Middle-age, Mountaineering & Marathon Madness

The start of the craziness… Last year when my husband turned 40 we decided to ‘celebrate’ by running up (and down) Mt Kosciuszko – the highest mountain in Australia. It […]
April 18, 2014

RuN fOr YoUr LiFe

This is something I wrote back in 2012, about a year after I had first started running. I found it the other day when I was reading back over an […]
March 13, 2014


Not that long ago I was delivered the news “you won’t be running for a little while”. I am sure that many people have heard this from a  kindly medical […]