A Little Adventure: Two days on the Cotswold Way

I think it's fair to say that I've been bitten by the ultrarunning bug. Back in 2011 when I started running regularly, I joined my lovely club the Ealing Eagles. I remember jogging along next to a man who had (at the time) run some 70 marathons and was heading very quickly towards becoming a … Continue reading A Little Adventure: Two days on the Cotswold Way

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Trail Menorca Cami de Cavalls Costa Sud 85km

7th November 2017, 9:00pm It was a fairly easy sell, as far as holidays that happen to coincide with races go. "Fancy a trip to Menorca? There's a 50 miler Saturday, then we can crash out for a few days in an all-inclusive." "Will it be warm and is there a beach?" "Yes." "Sounds good … Continue reading Trail Menorca Cami de Cavalls Costa Sud 85km

Devon

[This post is adapted from my recent article for the iffleyroad.com journal] I love it when a plan comes together. Late in October, at a meeting with some of the Iffley Road brand ambassadors, Claire and Bill showed us an example of their brand new Dartmoor baselayer. "I'm actually going to the highest point in … Continue reading Devon

East Sussex (and going long)

I've recently been thinking a lot about what it is I enjoy the most about running. Everyone is different in their priorities when it comes to outdoor sports, and for me it has always been the opportunity to explore new places and to cover a much greater distance than by walking alone, with minimal extra … Continue reading East Sussex (and going long)