Blogs By: Blind Dave Heeley

Blind Dave's Blog - My Great Ethiopian Run It’s Thursday 23rd November and we’re motoring down the M6 towards Birmingham Airport. Blind Dave's Blog - My Birmingham Adventure It’s Sunday 15 October, 7.30am and we’re standing in Alexander Stadium. Blind Dave's Blog - My Great South Run It’s Friday 20 October and the Blind Dave Team bus is ready to hit the motorway, heading to Portsmouth, the Simplyhealth Great South Run . BLIND DAVE’S BLOG – MY GREAT SCOTTISH RUN We’re off to Glasgow but no Blind Dave team bus this weekend. Instead we board the 11.24am train from Sandwell and Dudley direct to Glasgow Central station. BLIND DAVE’S BLOG – MY SIMPLYHEALTH GREAT EAST RUN The Blind Dave team bus was on the road again, headed south to Ipswich. BLIND DAVE’S BLOG – MY SIMPLYHEALTH GREAT NORTH RUN Waiting for Tony to travel up to the North, my wife Deb mentioned my running pants seemed to have seen better days! BLIND DAVE’S BLOG – MY GREAT BRISTOL HALF MARATHON We’ve been to the match - West Brom v West Ham – which was not the best game in the world but a point is better than none! Blind Dave's Blog - My Great Aberdeen Run Blind Dave Heeley was on the road again for his latest event in the year-long challenge of taking on every Great Run in the series - this time he was in Scotland for the Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run half marathon and 10K Blind Dave's Blog - My Great North 10K Gateshead Blind Dave Heeley was on the road again for his 12th event in the year-long challenge of taking on every Great Run in the series - this time he was on Tyneside for the Simplyhealth Great North 10K Blind Dave's Blog - My Great Newham London Run Blind Dave Heeley's Great Run challenge continues with a trip to the capital for the Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run Blind Dave's Blog - My Great Manchester Run After the terrible events earlier in the week, it was welcome news to hear that the event would be going ahead, it showed the togetherness and solidarity running through the whole country. Blind Dave's Blog - My Stirling Scottish Marathon Saturday 20th May saw the Team Blind Dave bus back on the road again - destination Stirling, doing our good deed for the day and dropping a hitchhiker at Lancaster on the way. Blind Dave’s Blog – My Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k The Team Blind Dave bus was back on the road, this time heading 90 miles down the M5 to Bristol, arriving in the city about 7pm as it was coming to life with Saturday night revellers and what appeared to be numerous hen nights! Blind Dave's Blog - Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k Sunday 30th April rolled around and it was very pleasant having to travel only 8 miles to the start of the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k. No flights and no M6 motorway for a change! Blind Dave's Blog - My Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh Run After leaving the Emerald Isles and the Great Ireland Run, the team Blind Dave bus with Tony at the wheel, Garry the donkey and myself, was once again heading North up the M6. Blind Dave's Blog - My Great Ireland Run Blind Dave Heeley is taking on every Great Run event in 2017 - here's what happened when he took part in the Great Ireland Run The Challenge Begins for Blind Dave In 2011, after another Great North Run was done and dusted, me and the lads were sitting in the hotel later when discussions turned to the thought of maybe one year running the whole Great Run series!