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OWPG Best Guidebook award 2017

I’m back from the Outdoor Writers & Photographers Guild (OWPG) annual AGM weekend. To be fair I didn’t have to travel too far, as it was just up the road in the north Lakes, in the Newlands valley near Keswick. 348 more words

Trail Running

The Trail Running Series Race 5: we run the night

It was fully dark on a moonless night.  We were running on a narrow single-track in a long, thin line, the only light from our small head torches.   2,018 more words

Trail Running

Public Lands, how I love thee.

I convinced a body building protein eating machine to play the endurance junky game for a couple days; hike in Lassen Volcanic National Park, Mountain Bike in Truckee, and play in Lake Tahoe. 252 more words

The Summer of my Discontent

In the words of Lemony Snicket “if you’re interested in stories with happy endings, you would be better off reading some other book.”

It began with hobbling, crying, and bemoaning my fate along the first nine miles of the Ice Age 50 on a beautiful mid May day. 1,441 more words


Helsby RC weekly round-up 11th to 17th September 2017

Hello Green Army

Welcome to this weeks round-up. A few of our members have been out and about on road, trail and fell so let’s get started… 1,012 more words

Road Running

The 2017 Trail Running Series Race 4, Anglesea: I feel glorious

“I feel glorious, glorious, a chance to start again.  I was born for this, born for this.  It’s who I am, how could I forget.  I made it through the darkest part of the night and now I see the sunrise.   2,412 more words

Trail Running

Sturdy Dirty Support Team

When the cat’s are away, the mice will play.

We ventured to Oakridge with our friends, as Sabrina was racing the Sturdy Dirty women’s bike series.  32 more words