Hello and welcome. Thanks for stopping by. My blog mainly focuses on all things running, but there will some occasional posts on lifestyle and general fitness.
My mission is to show that wearing a hijab is not a barrier to being physically active. I want to encourage women to get outdoors and be active, in particular those women who for cultural reasons feel that they can’t be active because of how they dress.
My proudest achievement to date, is running the Lochness Marathon in October 2019. Running a marathon was something I wanted to do before I reached a big birthday. My next challenge will be the Orbis Trail Challenge in Malawi this October,
Push yourself because no one else is going to do it for you!
My Recent Posts
To run or not to run. This year Ramadan, which is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, begins on Thursday April 23rd
Working from home: Sitting at your desk at home all day? 10 easy exercises you can do in-between calls and meetings.
Like a lot of people, I’ve suddenly found myself working from home 5 days a week. I’ve set up a make shift office in my dining room which now finds my poor dining table full of work “stuff”.
How it all began….
I thought today was fitting to write this as my 1st blog post, as this day marks 3 years since i first ran.