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The weather was stunning as I opened the bedroom blinds on the Saturday morning. Excellent I thought, we were off to the Peak District so that the wife could reccy half of the race “long tour of Bradwell”. 1,088 more words

Grand Tour of Skiddaw Recce Day

This weekend, things took another step up in speed as I took a “running holiday” to take part in the recce run for The Grand Tour of Skiddaw: 813 more words


Mount Washington Road Race

Written by Amy Rusiecki

On Saturday June 21st, I ran the Mount Washington Road Race – a 7.6 mile run up the Mt. Washington Auto Road with 4,727 feet of elevation gain.  100 more words


LOCH LOMOND | Luss Highland Games

Had a rare day of Scottish sun on Saturday (except a horrible 10 minute downpour in the afternoon) and enjoyed the weather while watching the Luss Highland Games. 91 more words


Clifbar 10 Peaks Xtreme

I mentionned to a friend earlier in the week that the trouble with blogging about ultras is that they take so much longer to write up. 4,444 more words

Trail Running

The unpredictable art of running blogging

I have been blogging for some years. I was a writer and journalist first. My original purpose was to support the publication of my first book, Heights of Madness, and my second and third books thereafter. 289 more words


Scafell Pike Marathon 2014

So, facts and figures:

Position: 87th

Styhead: 01:53 Scafell Pike Summit: 2:45:56 Esk Hause: 3:11:26 Styhead: 3:26:14 Watendlath Beck: 5:21:32 Finish: 6:12:04

Race details: here… 1,001 more words