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Cotswold Way Century 2018

This race has been a part of my ultra-running journey since its inaugural run in 2013 when Kurt Dusterhoff’s Cotswold Running company started the modern version of the race. Simply put, it’s the whole of the Cotswold Way, 102 miles … Continue reading

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Salomon S Lab Hybrid JKT U Review

Salomon describe this as a ‘technical jacket for athletic pursuits in tough weather’. I have always rated Salomon gear amongst the highest of the kit I own. Granted, as a brand it isn’t the cheapest but I have tees I … Continue reading

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The Thames Path 100 2018- Race Report

Running 100 miles is hard. Really hard. Like a trauma where the brain suppresses horrific memories, the body heals quickly and the mind lets go. It’s why I keep signing up to this distance and I only remember the agony … Continue reading

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Salomon Wings Pro 3- Review

If you happen to have followed my ultra-running journey over the last few years, you will know that my shoe choice has varied quite considerably. At the time I started my ultra journey in 2011, it was the height of … Continue reading

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The Arc of Attrition 2018

If you know me, you’ll know I am not a fan of winter. Despite working on it year on year, it effectively feels like life almost switches off at the end of November and comes back in April. I really … Continue reading

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Salomon S-Lab Wings 8- Shoe Review

In the past I have often rushed a shoe review, but I really wanted to be 100% on these shoes before publishing my thoughts. First off, I wanted to make clear that I will only ever publish a positive review … Continue reading

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OCC (56K race of the UTMB Series)

As I stood on the start line of Orsieres, I felt more anxious than I had in a long time before a race. UTMB meant so much to me during some tough times last year that failing to finish it … Continue reading

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