Wednesday, 7 December 2011

There they sat

...stinking the utility room out, the normally Delightful Mrs S grumbling about said smell I was forced to do something I have never done before, I stuck my trail shoes in the washing machine!

The Mighty George always mentions that he washes his training shoes ( I have a sneaky feeling it is the Determined Mrs F that does it however) after a muddy trail run to no ill effect so who am I to disagree with such findings. So on Monday evening I threw my trusty shoes into the washing machine and put on a rinse cycle all I can say is....

THE MESS

The resulting mud and mess was such that  I had to run a  rinse cycle again after their removal to get rid of the horrific Brecon mud and to save Mrs S shoving me in said washing machine if she discovered what I had done. I then hung the shoes outside where they didn't dry so tonight I brought them into the house to dry by a radiator.

My shoes are now shiny clean but BOY..... do they stink still

3 comments:

  1. Haha, I never wash my shoes until I retire them from running. Then I have to wash them by hand before they can go into the washing machine. Some never make it into the washing machine because they are just too ghastly.

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  2. you do realise that is a cat not shoes in the washing machine!

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