Winter Running

Winter Running

Incase it has escaped your notice it’s now well and truly winter, and no matter the weather that means winter running. I get a lot of people telling me that I am crazy when they find out I am still…

Yearly Review

Yearly Review

Well it’s nearly the end of 2017 and at this time of year it’s easy to find myself wishing I had achieved more during the past year so I find myself looking back on what i did achieve and there’s…

DNS

DNS

When I found out about the free to enter Marriotts way ultra I was instantly interested, who doesn’t love a race with no entry fee? It was only a couple of months after my first ultra but I’d be OK,…

Always another challenge

Always another challenge

One of the guys at work always asks “what’s next?”, “London marathon, then I suppose that’s it?”, he’s under the impression that the pinnacle of running is the London marathon and that once I finally get to run that iconic…

Maverick races

As part of the Trail running magazine and Inov8 #committedinov8 competition I was given a place in a Inov8 sponsored race of my choice, after looking at dates and locations I decided on the Maverick races Inov-8 original series Kent,…

Equinox24 

Equinox24 

I did it!!! After the months of training I have completed my first ultra marathon. I didn’t think I was going to make the 12:00 start of Equinox24, I had left plenty of time for the journey to Belvoir from…

The Big Event 

The Big Event 

When I decided to start writing my original blog over a year ago it’s title was “my journey to becoming a vegan ultra runner”, and my aim was to document the challenge I had set myself to run an ultra…

Protect our trails 

Firstly some of you will already have notifications about it and I won’t bore you with technical drivel, but when I started writing this blog I did not expect it to take the direction that it has and the platform…

WHY I RUN

WHY I RUN

Why have you started running all the time? You never used to run, why the sudden change? Wouldn’t you rather be down the pub? You’ve changed, who are you? Why do you bother? These are all questions I have faced…

Beware of the hills 

Beware of the hills 

Wow!!! I don’t know what else to write about Trail Marathon Wales, it was my 3rd ever marathon but what a marathon it was, it’s a toughy for sure. You can usually judge the difficulty of a race by how…

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