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Wineglass Marathon Training: Week Thirteen

Another week complete, and another week closer to race day. The goal of this week was to get out of my funk. It was definitely an interesting week, but ended up better than they have been. 826 more words


Shanghai, citytrails, and going a bit beyond marathon distance

My new home town has great potential for pedestrian exploration. Looking at running as a mode of environmental exploration, as opposed to exercise, competition, or self-discovery (well, ‘opposed to’…nothing is ever… 452 more words

(trail) Running

Hello, grumpy tib-post.

Last week was nothing short of exhausting! The in-laws were around for most of the week post E’s birthday, and while it was marvellous being able to spend time with them and to watch E play with his cousins, it meant that we got to bed later on most nights, which wasn’t too friendly for my 5:30am starts at work. 658 more words


General Aguinaldo Trail #2: My Thoughts & Plans

My Thoughts & Plans On The General Aguinaldo Trail

As I am trying to re-trace the route that General Emilio Aguinaldo and his entourage took in his journey to avoid being captured by the American Forces during the Filipino-American War/Insurrection War in 1898-1902, from Candon, Ilocos Sur to Palanan, Isabela, the following thoughts played into my mind. 760 more words


Trail Chronicles #21: Sneak Peek- Mt. Talamitam Trail Challenge

It didn’t matter that i would be waking up early at 2:00 in the morning, hie off to Makati and meet up with blogger-friends, Franc and Henri at 4 am or that we would be driving to Nasugbu, Batangas for another hour and a half as i struggle to keep my eyes open and not doze off lest we miss another meet up with other runners in Cavite. 720 more words


20140831: Rockwall 43k (Kootenays, Great Divide)

The Rockwall Trail is a 55 km (34 mile) superlative-laden feast traversing three alpine passes through subalpine meadows and past impressive hanging glaciers. The trail’s defining feature is a single, massive limestone cliff, towering in some locations more than 900m (2953 feet) above the trail below.

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Race: The Beast, Corfe Castle 2014 (Inc a Walk Through of the Route)

The Beast is part of the Purbeck Trail Series which comprises several off-road races in the calendar; Studland 5k, The Beast, the Purbeck Marathon and the Studland Stampede. 889 more words