Some of my favourite runs

A look back at some of my favourite runs since I started my blog in 2012. A lot of the photos were taken by Kris who runs most races with a camera and takes some pretty awesome shots along the way. This year we both have a place in the Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc…

Cancelled Maxi Race

This has been a bit of a strange week for me running wise. Kris and I turned up to Lake Annency last weekend expecting (although not ready in my case!) to run the 83km Maxi Race. On arrival the weather was pretty dismal, it had been raining solidly for the last four days with snow…

2013…lets get planning

Better late than never… There’s not been much in the way of running posts on here recently; I’ll blame that on my nagging foot injury, christmas generally and too much drinking. I have managed to have a 2 small articles printed in Trail Running Magazine including an interview with the finishers of the crazy Piece of…

Trail Running in Mallorca

Over the last week I’ve been lucky enough to spend some time in Pollenca, Mallorca on a last minute family holiday. Having miserably nursed my injured foot for the last five and a half weeks, I thought it was about time I tentatively tested it out on some trails. Pollenca is located at the bottom…

Injury Update

This is just a quick update for anyone following my blog and charity challenge. Having sustained a suspected stress fracture in my left foot, I have been confined to an unsightly plastic boot for the last few weeks. I have iced it, stretched and rested (well to a certain extend…toddlers aren’t particularly known for their…

Taking part in the Endurance Life Real Relay

Yesterday I was lucky enough to take part in the Endurance Life Real Relay. The Real Relay was set up by the Endurance Life team at the end of May, after they witnessed the Olympic Torch pass through their town and realised that although billed as a relay, the torch was actually being transported in…