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Running Goals for 2017

As I started writing this post yesterday I was sat looking out of the window at the rain pouring down! It has been so sticky lately – I hoped that the rain would lighten the humidity – but no – it has stayed humid. 616 more words


A Map of the Long Trails in the US

If you need a little inspiration, or maybe a mental kick in the butt, these trails are calling your name.

Long trails give you the time to really leave the world of politics, electronics, and the stresses of stuff. 182 more words

Trail Running

Surviving Northburn.

So, you have decided to run Northburn. Oh dear.

I’m on the phone 50km in, crying. I want out. A windy wet poo broke my resolve, it went everywhere. 1,548 more words

Race Reports

Gear Review: La Sportiva Akasha

I picked up this pair of La Sportiva Akasha back in February and started with a shoe preview post. At that point in time, the… 1,739 more words


Gear Preview: Inov-8 Roclite 305 Trail Shoe

My very first “lightweight” hiking shoe was the Inov-8 Roclite 295 back in 2010. I’m amazed to see how far trail running shoes have come in that period of time, and I’m even more amazed at their adoption in the hiking community. 1,109 more words


Moving, snakes, and trail running

What a few weeks it has been. In fact what a year it has been!

I feel like I have neglected both my running and this blog from a consistency point of view. 452 more words