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Laid Low By Langdale

My history at the Langdale Horseshoe goes back to 1985 when I ran it as a complete novice of 25 (it was my second fell race after the 3.5 mile Thieveley Pike!). 984 more words


I know it’s a strange thing to do, blogging the story of a race from 19 years ago, but running the Buckden Pike in 2012 reminded me of this earlier occasion, when I had my most intense racing experience ever. 1,465 more words


Salomon Fell Cross 1 Photos


Old on the left, brand new on the right. They have now completed the Langdale too and only have The Tour of Pendle to get round to see the 2nd season out.  33 more words

Eddies revenge fell race 2013

I am not a barefoot runner, I’m a minimalist ……oooops I can’t really claim that anymore as my shoes keep falling off ! Ok so I am a barefoot and minimalist runner these days. 1,747 more words


The Fell (off the) Side Race

I’ve had a few days in the Lakes, so I thought I’d do a series of posts on what I got up to.

First, a little aside. 735 more words

Up to Speed

Until the last month or so, I’ve had one of the least active periods of my life since I started running seriously in 2006. I had my first ‘proper’ injury in the new year (tendonitis on the top of my left foot), then life got a bit too complicated (I’d moved up to Perth, Scotland in December for work) and the running took a back seat. 493 more words

Over the Hill

The day after my little adventure in Scotland, 13th October, I drove back down the country and stopped off in Great Malvern to run in the… 505 more words