My Week: September 29th – October 5th

Leigh Warf - Chris Skoyles

There’s a popular saying where I come from: ‘Keep going wit yed down.’ Translated from Lancashire slang into, you know, actual English, keep going wit yed down (keep going with your head down) is good advice for most situations. It means that even if you’re surrounded by chaos, being dragged into drama or facing an […]

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My Week: September 15th – 21st

It’s been another fun and rewarding week full of challenges and adventures, so let’s get straight to it. Here’s what’s been going on in my life from Saturday, September 15th to Friday, September 21st. 1: What I’ve enjoyed the most this week: Exploring the history and mysteries of the Terracotta Warriors For as long as […]

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My Week: Sept. 8th – 14th

Chris Skoyles - Cycling

It’s been a fun and exciting week with lots going on, so let’s dive into it.  Here’s what’s been going on in my life from Saturday, September 8th to Friday, September 14th. 1: What I’m proud of Setting a new personal best in the 10K I ran the Wigan 10K on Sunday and had a […]

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My Week: Sept. 1st – 7th

Chris Skoyles - Apple Tree

Inspired by things like Tim Ferris’ Five Bullet Friday, I thought it might be a fun idea to start documenting a little recap of my week. Here’s what’s been going on in my life from Saturday, September 1st to Friday, September 7th. 1: What I’ve been doing: Learning CPR On Thursday, I took a basic […]

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Running with Rage

Running Man With earphones

The pavement vanished under foot, trees and fields blew past me in a hazy blur, passers-by, fellow joggers, dog walkers, curious onlookers were left to eat my dust. [Note: This is an archived post taken from One Small Step, a running blog I wrote during my training for the 2012 Virgin London Marathon.] I was running. […]

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