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Review of July 2020

In July I ran 206.50 miles with just over half of that total in 7 days as part of the Virtual Lakeland 100 race. All runs in July …. All runs in a graph …. All runs taken from Strava … Continue reading

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Guess My Time Virtual Lakeland 100

I enjoyed running the #virtualWHWrace so much I decided to enter the virtual Lakeland 100 race as well. This one is a fair bit tougher (just like the real event!) in that you have to run 105 miles in 7 … Continue reading

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Review of June 2020

The main focus of June was running the Virtual West Highland Way Race which involved running 95 miles over 9.5 days from Friday 12th June to Sunday 21st June. I really enjoyed taking part and completing the challenge. In June … Continue reading

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Guess My Time Entries

I’m looking forward to the Virtual West Highland Way race starting tomorrow. There are over 1,000 runners taking part either as a solo runner or part of a relay. Thanks for those who have entered my latest ‘Guess My Time’ … Continue reading

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Review of April 2020

During April we have continued with our lockdown situation due to the pandemic. I am doing some exercise every day:- Monday-Friday – Katrina and I are joining Joe Wicks for the PE workouts. We are enjoying doing them together. Monday … Continue reading

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Live Interviews

I hope everyone is safe and well in these difficult times. I’ve been thinking about how I can contribute to the ultra running community at this time and I thought it would be good to do some live interviews on … Continue reading

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Summary of Week 8 Training for Hardmoors 55

This was my easy week so I ran just 3 times for a total of 18.72 miles. With four weeks to go now to the Hardmoors 55 I’m going to have two harder weeks and then a two week taper … Continue reading

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Summary of Week 5 Training for Hardmoors 55

This week I had to change things round a bit as we were away at the weekend visiting family in Inverness. I ran four times for a total of 33.17 miles which was a little lower than I’d planned but … Continue reading

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Summary of Week 3 Training for Hardmoors 55

Another good solid week. I ran four times for a total of 51.03 miles. Each run this week felt stronger and was faster than last week so my fitness is definitely coming back. It has taken a long time since … Continue reading

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Ultra Plans for 2020

I like to plan out my races at the beginning of the year so I know what I’m aiming for. These days you also need to book ahead as a lot of events do fill up quickly. As I plan … Continue reading

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