Mandy was back in her old stomping grounds last weekend, competing in the Great
Birmingham Half marathon.
The Route passes around the world-famous Edgbaston Cricket Ground followed by a turnaround point at Bournville with the whiff of chocolate in the air and then back into Birmingham for grandstand finish
Mandy joined the Harriers Couch to 5K programme, as a way back into running after moving to Brixham and has now taken her running to the next level by completing a half marathon.
Mandy said "I was very pleased to complete this race, although I was rather surprised when I was pipped at the post by a runner dressed as a Nice biscuit!