Category Archives: UTMB

Another Braes Run

29 years ago today Katrina got married!!  It seems like yesterday but the above photo shows very clearly that it was a long time ago! I was thinking as we ran 46 miles together last weekend that Katrina would never … Continue reading

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Gleniffer Braes Run

I’ve been really pleased with how I have recovered from last Saturday’s Grand Tour of Skiddaw. It is just as well as the final race of the Hardmoors Grand Slam is three weeks today. My plan for this weekend is … Continue reading

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Recovery Runs

With the final race in the Hardmoors Grand Slam the HM 60 just 4 weeks from the Grand Tour of Skiddaw race I knew I wanted to get running straight away.  So this week I’ve had two 5 mile runs … Continue reading

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Final Longish Run before UT100k

This morning I was up and out again before 7am for another run on the Gleniffer Braes. This time I was on my own and decided to run the first lap at a steady to fast pace and then try … Continue reading

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Wedding Anniversary Run

28 years ago Katrina and I were married in Derby.  When we promised to live together ‘for better for worse’ neither of us anticipated that to celebrate we’d be off for a run on the Gleniffer Braes. Steven joined us … Continue reading

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Races to follow this weekend

I went for an easy run at lunchtime today and was really happy with how my legs felt after our duel on the Ben last night.  Again I kept my heart rate below 130 averaging 127. I didn’t look at … Continue reading

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Achilles, Cycling, Hollie & UTMB

I’ve not run since the club session last Monday night and my left Achilles is still sore. I can walk fine but if I try to run I can feel it straight away and don’t really want to do any … Continue reading

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