Category Archives: Devil o the Highlands race

Devil o’ the Highlands Update

I finished the 42 mile Devil o’ the Highlands in 9:38:17 for 152nd place out of 411 who started. I was 4th in the MV60 category so just missed out on a podium place! To be honest I was very … Continue reading

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Supporting Ryan at the Devil of the Highlands

Initially when I offered to support Ryan at the Devil of the Highlands he said he was okay as Becki was doing the honours but when Becki decided to run he asked if I was still willing. So Steve and … Continue reading

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Plans

This morning I wanted to do an off road run on the Braes. Initially Katrina and Emma were going to join me but in the end both decided to have a longer lie in. Katrina had a good excuse as … Continue reading

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Devil o’ the Highlands result

Not long home but thought I’d do a quick update! Another tough day. I ran with Debs until Glencoe but then struggled in the heat. I finished in 8hrs 21mins. I think this picture at the finish sums up how … Continue reading

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Ready for the Devils

I’m still off work for the rest of this week so it was good to be able to go out for a run this morning. I did three laps of Brodie Park running nice and comfortably. I feel as ready … Continue reading

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Devil o’ the Highlands Race Result

Not long home after a good day out! I finished in 14th place (2nd Super Vet) in a time of 6hrs 55mins 35secs. Full report, photos and video to come! But for now here are the basic details from my … Continue reading

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Wedneaday: Easy Run

Time: 12.10pmRoute: RosshallDistance Run: 6.09milesRun Time: 46mins 50secs (7.42)Details This week I’m working from my Secondary School as my normal Primary School is closed for a few weeks. So it gave me a chance to run a new route. I … Continue reading

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Tempo Run on the Cycle Track

Time: 12.15pmRoute: Cycle TrackDistance: 10milesTime Run: 1 hr 11mins 28secsMile splits: 8.09, 7.03, 6.56, 7.06, 7.24, 6.29, 6.38, 6.42, 6.24, 8.32 (average pace for 8miles – 6.50) I set out to do an 8 miles tempo run today but was … Continue reading

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Long run

Time: 1.30pmRoute: Bridge of Weir and Johnstone Hill Distance: 18milesTime Run: 2hr 15mins 17secs (average pace – 7.31)6.24m – 46mins 16secs (7.24 pace)3.28m – 24mins 09secs (7.22 pace)3.92m – 31mins 26secs (8.01 pace) – includes 2mile hill4.57m – 33mins 25secs … Continue reading

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