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Guess My Time – Ochil Ultra

My next ultra will be my 50th ultra since I started ultra running in 2007. It feels a significant milestone! The Ochil ultra is 50 miles from Stirling to Perth and starts at 7am on Saturday 28th September 2019. I … Continue reading

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Ochil Ultra Training Week 4

Week four of my training plan went okay …. I still feel I’m struggling with my running. I keep hoping that everything will click back into place and I’ll feel as though I’m running strongly but it is still to … Continue reading

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Ochil Ultra Training Week 3

Week 3 of my training block for the Ochils Ultra went okay. I still feel as though my running is  harder work than I would like it to be but I do feel I’m getting stronger and faster but maybe … Continue reading

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Ochil Ultra Training Week 2

Week two of my training plan for the Ochil Ultra has gone well. After weeks of feeling sluggish when I ran I felt I turned a corner this week and had a bit more of a spring to my step. … Continue reading

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Summary of August 2019

August started with the Devil o’ the Highlands ultra and then after a week of easy running I have had two weeks of a training block for my next ultra which is on Saturday 28th September – Ochil 50 miles.  … Continue reading

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Ochil Ultra Training Week 1

My next ultra is just over a month away so I have given myself a 6 week plan to prepare for the race. The Dragon’s Back race is now over 3 months ago and I do feel it has taken … Continue reading

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Devil o’ the Highlands Race Report

Saturday 3rd August 2019 The first half of 2019 was all about the Dragon’s Back in May. Once that was done and dusted then I decided to enter three races in Scotland so I wasn’t travelling quite so far. I … Continue reading

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