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So that was 2014.

I had really high hopes for 2014. My goal races were the South Downs Way 50, the North Downs Way 50 and the North Downs Way 100. I’d done the two fifties the year before as my first and second … Continue reading

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The Winter 100 Race Report – 18 / 19 October 2014

The Winter 100 was my first attempt at a hundred mile race. I had prepared well for it. Training had been really good. I’d lost some weight. I had a drop bag that would have fed, watered, clothed and probably … Continue reading

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Taper Madness

Like virtually all runners, I hate tapering and I am crap at it. I am currently tapering for the Winter 100 on 18 October, which is my first attempt at the hundred mile distance. I did my last long run … Continue reading

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The joy of the early morning run

I usually tend to run in the evenings during the week as I get to work very early and there just isn’t time to run before work most of the time. However, on the last couple of evenings my planned … Continue reading

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Chamonix VK

I was thinking about how to start the blog and my first post and I figured why not start with this? The Skyrunning world championships in Chamonix earlier this year. Running in the same race as Kilian Jornet in one … Continue reading

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