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Running the Road to Greatness

It takes a special kind of person to set a goal that involves running 100 miles straight, starting at over 10,000 feet in elevation and following a trail that winds up and over passes and through forests, valleys and rivers. 465 more words

Running Experiences

Ride London 2014

Ride London 2014 – the most fun I’ve ever had in the rain!

On Friday Martyn and I headed off to London ready for the Ride 100 on Sunday.The weather was not looking promising, with thunderstorms and gusty winds forecast due to tropical storm Bertha. 845 more words

Cycling

The South Downs Way - Solo and Unsupported

“Are you going away for the weekend?” is the question my boss asks me when I put in a last-minute request to take Friday off. The conversation that follows is another one of those that is met with the usual head-shaking and looks of disbelief, one of these days I really must stop telling people who don’t live and breath this lifestyle what I do at the weekends. 3,055 more words

Ultra

Burning River 100 - 8/2/14

Race morning started off appropriately. My clock was somehow behind by 10 minutes. I didn’t even realize it until I we were about to leave the hotel. 3,312 more words

Running

1 mile to go

99 miles of weary on the wall, 99 miles of weary…

It’s almost all over.

So what’s next?

What goal to tackle? What mountain to climb? 19 more words

Fighting The Demons

Wet n' wild - August

Event – London-Surrey Ride 100, 10th August

This month’s challenge was my third cycle event and I was looking forward to another closed road route to tackle and my second 100 miles. 962 more words

Event Reports