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The Virgin Money London Marathon Hokey Cokey.........

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........as has been the expected norm over the last five years, the ballot entry bore no fruit again. As I had done last year, after ripping Ironman's head off, and throwing my bluray collection of same self-titled films in the recycling, I submitted my application for a Gold Bond Place to once again support and run for ABF The Soldiers' Charity. Writing the application was relatively easy as most of what I wrote in last year's application still carried through, specifically and most predominantly my main reason for wanting to run the marathon again and support the ABF, Lloydy.
Bizarrely after completing last year's marathon, the thought never entered my head that I would not do it again in 2015. Such was the buzz surrounding the event itself, my own experience of it and not least, my performance not only on the day but also through the whole ten weeks I trained for it.  I proved to myself not only did I have one more marathon in me, I possibly had a few more! However, …