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Trails and Tribulations on the South Downs

Fourth marathon of 2017 and another visit to the cross-country trails, a maiden run at the South Downs Trail Marathon.  As with my previous three runs, one being an ultra, I was expecting another tough course however this time it was made harder being one of the hottest days of the year and, unknown to me, this is one of the hardest trail marathons in the UK. 1,226 more words


First Flight, First Photo's!

I must confess, whenever I’ve seen my Dad fly his phantom, looking up and seeing this lovely robotic shaped package of money flying into the sky has always made me shit myself. 381 more words

Drone Photos

The Lewes Photographer - Jonnie Bassett

It is such a pleasure to visit people in their homes

To see how they have created a personal space to relax and be at peace in. 1,418 more words

The Lewes Home

Base Building for an Ultra: September Update

In my previous post I talked about my new goal: to run a 50k before the year is out. Here’s the first of my training updates to share my journey on the way to… 1,866 more words

Training Blog


23rd September

This is smugglers’ territory and you can see why. Hidden away in the Cuckmere Valley, Alfriston could be miles from anywhere. The sort of place to go if you don’t want to be spotted. 321 more words


Cloudy South Downs

Sunshine makes for better pictures as you can see further and the blue sky makes you feel good. However, cloudy days outnumber sunny days so cloudy photos of adventures are unavoidable unless you have time to wait for a sunny day (or are really lucky and manage to find the British sun). 11 more words