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, 202150 days to go.
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Category Archives: Ring of Fire
I took some video clips during the 3 day Ring o’ Fire. The video lasts 17mins 42secs ..
Friday 31st August to Sunday 2nd September 2018 Introduction This race has been on my bucket list for a number of years for a variety of reasons. I grew up in Liverpool and we often went to Anglesey on holiday. … Continue reading
Anyone who follows this blog will know that I like a good spreadsheet. In fact it has been said that one of the reasons I run is to generate data to put into a spreadsheet!! I have taken the results … Continue reading
I really enjoyed the 135 mile 3 day Ring o’ Fire race around Anglesea. Full report and video to come but for now I finished 21st out of 73 starters in a total time of 34:33:04. Barry McCormack was closest … Continue reading
There is 23hrs to go before the entries close for this competition but I’m planning to leave Glasgow straight from work tomorrow round 3pm so I won’t be able to post the entries. So if you still want to enter … Continue reading
We arrived home from Bali on Friday night after 4 flights! On Sunday Katrina travelled to Inverness to meet our new granddaughter Lyla who was born last Wednesday. Congratulations to Jo, Jono & Seth. I’m back to work this … Continue reading
I really enjoyed my weekend on Anglesea. I had to change my plans slightly on the Friday night as I arrived later than planned but still was able to do three runs on the route as follows. Friday – Rhosneigr … Continue reading
I’m feeling really encouraged with my running and training at the moment and I hope this positive feeling continues to the West Highland Way Race and beyond! On Monday I was back at the club for our weekly Fartlek session. … Continue reading