Otillo SwimRun World Championships 2017

When an adventure such as this comes my way I find it very difficult to turn it down. However this was going to be perhaps the toughest adventure I have undertaken so far. Unfortunately due to injury a friend, Jenny Rice, found herself looking for a partner to take part in the Otillo Swimrun worldContinue reading “Otillo SwimRun World Championships 2017”

Saunders Lakeland Mountain Marathon 2016

2nd-3rd July 2016 This was the first navigational event me and John did together a year ago and we absolutely loved it. We made some crucial mistakes last year….lack of concentration resulting ending up on top of the wrong fell resulting in a 6 mile detour and ‘dibbing’ the wrong checkpoint right at the endContinue reading “Saunders Lakeland Mountain Marathon 2016”

Lakeland Trails: Helvellyn 15k

Saturday 7th November 2015 The forecast for the Lakeland trails Helvellyn 15k had been looking pretty bad all week and the morning of the race looked like they weren’t going to be wrong!! I entered this race to get some miles in and to get some miles in around the Helvellyn area in preparation forContinue reading “Lakeland Trails: Helvellyn 15k”

Ennerdale Trail Run 25km : High Terrain Events

  Sunday 18th October 2015 In training for a potential ultra in December I have started doing back to back long runs at the weekends. To help keep me motivated I have entered various races on consecutive days and this was my first attempt. I entered Ennerdale as I did this race last year andContinue reading “Ennerdale Trail Run 25km : High Terrain Events”