I set up this blog (Oct 06) to record my training and thoughts in preparing for the 2007 WHW Race – a 95 mile ultra race from Milngavie to Fort William.
I have now run 52 ultras over the past 14 years including the whw 6 times and you can read all about them, watch my race videos and lots more by using the tabs at the top of the blog.
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Next ultra race …Blacks to the Beacon Ultra (50 miles)March 6, 202143 days to go.
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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
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
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
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
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
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
Thank you to everyone who sent in a guess for my competition. Here is a full list of guesses …. 2014 HM 55 blog
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
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