|Photo here and below by Karen Harland.|
Career-profession? I was employed as a Legal Executive in the legal profession.
When did you begin running and why? I started running in 1955. The local harriers club was advertising for new members in the local press. As I had enjoyed running at school and in the army, I felt I should give it try. That was the beginning of my journey.
How much are you currently training? About 40 to 50 miles a week.
Best races and/or greatest achievements? As a senior athlete, I won medals in the 880 yards and one-mile events in the county championships. I also represented the county in the inter-county cross-country championships.
As a veteran/master athlete, I have won several gold medals in