|Festive Lighting at Usaquen|
|Mural from La Candelaria|
|Typical street in La Candelaria|
Marathon plans are now confirmed – Paris the destination. London and Rotterdam were the other choices, but the Paris organisers are offering the most support. I would have preferred London, but I’m not considered an elite runner by their standards. I thought they might make an exception for the Irish, but no joy. Prep races scheduled are currently three races in three weeks. The National Inter-Counties Cross Country, the Ballycotton 10 Miles, and the Den Haag Half Marathon. Not sure if three races in three weeks is a good idea, so I may make some changes to the prep races. For the moment, all I’ve to do is keep the head down and train ...