Category Archives: dragon’s back ultra

Dragon’s Back Recce weekend 2

Once again my good friend Andy Cole joined me for a recce of Day 2 of the Dragon’s Back course over the weekend 17-19th August 2018. I drove down to Chester after work on Friday arriving about 6.30pm. After a … Continue reading

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Dragon’s Back Day 2 Recce Video

I took some video clips of my recce run with Andy Cole over the weekend. Unfortunately the cloud base was low so we didn’t get any views from the tops!

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parkrun & Lochwinnoch Loosener

Since January when I felt I got going with my training for the year I haven’t done any speed work as I was cautious with my ankle after last year’s tendon injury. I felt that if I did some faster … Continue reading

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Dragon’s Back Recce weekend 1

I really enjoyed my first recce weekend on the Dragon’s Back course with my good friend Andy Cole. I’m in doubt that this is going to be a tough challenge that is going to test me to my limits. I … Continue reading

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Plans for my Dragon’s Back Recce Run

My big target for 2019 is the Berghaus Dragon’s Back. Even though I have 3 more ultras to run this year Ring o’ Fire – 3 day 135 miles – Friday 31st August to Sunday 2nd September Dunoon – 33 … Continue reading

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LOVEultras 041 Dragon’s Back 45 weeks to go

My main race for 2019 is the iconic Dragon’s Back starting on Monday 20th May 2019. I plan to do some regular, but not weekly!, vblogs about my preparation. In this first one I have a look at the race … Continue reading

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Supporting whw race and a tempo run

Another superb West Highland Way Race. I spent the majority of it near the back of the field as I visited each check point to help close it down and take the timing equipment back to SI. I did see … Continue reading

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