Free Download: Tourist Running Map for Madrid

I have received quite a few messages now from fellow runners who are not from Madrid but were planning to visit the city in the near future. They wanted to know where I like to run in the city and which routes would allow them to see some of Madrid’s famous sights and points of…

Jumping in at the deep end…

So I have often been called crazy in relation to my running habits…not in the sense that I am doing it in the first place, but because I often sign up to 10 ks and half marathons with little to no training under my belt. Sure, I’ll do a solitary run a couple of days…

November running events in Madrid

How’s the running season going for you so far? I’ve squeezed in less 10ks this month than I wanted, so November is my time to really get into the swing of things. My aim is to get another half marathon under my belt by the time the New Year swings around! I have handpicked the…

Let The Running Season Commence…

After being a little quiet for some time, I have decided to relaunch GoGuiri right in time for the running season to take hold of Madrid. The temperature is dropping to a far more bearable level and it is safe to leave the house people…so grab your running shoes and let’s go! What’s On This…

The Hungover Santa Race

Let me set the scene. It is 8:20 on a Saturday morning and my alarm is going off. This is already a bad start to the day. I am disorientated. What is happening? Whyyyyy?!

My First Half Marathon

The day had finally arrived…the day where I questioned my sanity. 21 kilometres…on a sunday morning? Had I finally taken it too far, I asked myself as I shuffled onto the metro. Yes that’s right, I was choosing to do a run which wasn’t even walking distance from my flat.