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Final Ben Lomond run for a while

I’ve really enjoyed my weekly trips up and down Ben Lomond over the last number of weeks but this one on Wednesday night will probably be my last until next year. Initially I was going to be on my own … Continue reading

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Guess My Time – Hardmoors 60

It’s time to open my traditional ‘Guess My Time’ Competition for the Hardmoors 60 race which starts at 8am on Saturday 20th September from Guisborough. This year http://www.ultramarathonrunningstore.org have very generously sponsored my little competitions with some great prizes.  They have … Continue reading

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Very windy on the Braes

I was up and out by 7am this morning for my second run of the weekend on the Gleniffer Braes. This time I was on my own as Steven was running in the John Lucas ultra as part of a … Continue reading

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Hardmoors 110 ‘Guess My Time’ guesses

My latest ‘Guess My Time’ Competition is now closed.  Thank you for all those who have entered.  If I have missed anyone please let me know! I received 57 guesses and they breakdown as follows .. 1 dnf – this … Continue reading

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Working out goals for my ultra races

I have a day off today as it’s May day.  We had a relaxed morning which included a Skype chat with Emma and Yonas which was great. At lunchtime I went for a steady 8mile run.  I was really pleased … Continue reading

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Guess My Time – Hardmoors 110

My next ultra, Hardmoors 110, is coming up soon so it’s time to open up my ‘Guess My Time’ Competition.  This will be my 27th ultra race since 2007 and for each one I’ve had a fun competition were I … Continue reading

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Guess My Time competition

Thank you to everyone who sent in a guess for my competition. Here is a full list of guesses …. 2014 HM 55 blog

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Hardmoors 55 pacing plan

I went for an easy 5mile run after work today.  I ran round one of my regular routes and was surprised to see at least 10 other people out running whereas normally I don’t see anyone else. The better weather … Continue reading

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Tempo Run

Tonight I had planned a run with Marc Casey on the Gleniffer Braes before interviewing him for the latest West Highland Way Race podcast but something came up at Marc’s work so we have postponed until tomorrow night. So I … Continue reading

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Hardmoors 55 Guess My Time Competition

My next race the Hardmoors 55 is coming up soon so it’s time to open up my ‘traditional’ Guess My Time competition! I started this for my very first ultra in April 2007 and have done one ever since.  It’s … Continue reading

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