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whw race update

We are not long home after another epic West Highland Way Race weekend. The car is unpacked and gear stored away. I’ve had a shower and have put on my pj’s for the evening. There were some truly tremendous performances … Continue reading

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Supporting whw race and a tempo run

Another superb West Highland Way Race. I spent the majority of it near the back of the field as I visited each check point to help close it down and take the timing equipment back to SI. I did see … Continue reading

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whw race update

I collected my sixth goblet today at the whw prize giving.  I finished the 95mile whw race in 21hrs 26mins 57ssecs.  I finished in 24th place out of 181 starters (149 finished).  Full report to come tomorrow! My ‘Guess My … Continue reading

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Monday Fartlek

We had a great weekend supporting the whw race. Katrina was part of Silke’s support crew and I was Race Control which basically means collecting all the splits and making sure we don’t lose any.  I’ll do a report soon … Continue reading

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whw race summary

My 2011 whw race didn’t go quite to plan to put it mildly! The short story is I eventually finished in 70th place out of 113 finishers (151 started) in a time of 27hrs 36mins 00secs well over 6hrs slower … Continue reading

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Home and happy

We arrived home an hour or so ago. The washing machine is full of dirty kit and we are about to eat. Thanks to everyone who sent texts or who had a look at this blog for updates. It was … Continue reading

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