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Trail running, the spirit of fun!

This weekend we headed out to the trails.  This is in line with doing a recon and practice for the 6 Inch Ultra Trail we are signed up for in December. 50 more words


Which is faster - barefoot or with shoes? And what exactly is faster?

Last week I informed you all I ran a Park Run with shoes, being my New Balance Vibram Minimus Zero Drop..Yes, I do apologise to all, that it has taken me so long to work out exactly what type of shoe I run in..and I have been reliably informed they are the Trail version.   540 more words


My barefoot shoe experience with Inov8 Evoksins

Well hello again.  Before reading any further – I do apologise for quality of videos – my first attempt and I promise to do better.  Will update if I can get my son to visit and help me :)    Also first time uploading videos onto the blog..take it as a double treat – reading about my barefoot adventures and laughing at my technology challenges! 1,255 more words


Trail Running -- Palm Desert Style II

My new nemesis, a little piece of trail I call the ass-kicker.  ‘Cuz it does.  Every time.

September Update

I’m not lost in the wilderness! I’m here, safe and sound, and buried under massive piles of work that have kept me away from the wilderness and from blogging. 224 more words


Final Countdown

After basking in the afterglow of a fantastic weekend in Utah for a few days, it’s finally hitting me that StumpJump is Saturday. As in 3 days from now. 105 more words

Running and Injuries

Yesterday I was at the lake by 8:30 and the pup and I started running right away.  We got most of the way around, maybe 5 minutes left to go, and there was a sign saying the trail was closed and we had to turn around.   352 more words