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Embrace Your Conditions!

While studying at Oxford in the early 80’s I wanted to absorb a “full” experience during this English sojourn. So in addition to saturating into the academic life among the colleges, I sought out new athletic opportunities as well. 521 more words


How to Choose Best Fell Running Shoes

As being a long distance and fell runner, men and women mostly ask me how to choose best shoes for fell running. Properly, as it turns out, it’s truly a pretty simple method. 356 more words


A Day on Fells - Wolf's Pit, Peak District

A fun weekend in Sheffield for ShAFF (Sheffield Adventure Film Festival) and the opportunity to take American ultra running legend, Nikki Kimball to experience a fell race. 144 more words

My second book's manuscript is now with the publisher

This blog was started to give me a space me to write things around my first published book. This was It’s a hill, get over it… 273 more words


Grindleford Gallop 7 March 2015, 21 mile trail race, Peak District

This is the furthest that I have ever run, but not the furthest I hope to run! If you do want to increase your distance and try a longer race, the Gallop is a perfect choice. 738 more words


Mighty Deerstalker 2015

The Mighty Deerstalker arrived on my doorstep far too quickly . . . I seem to be saying this alot of late! I had signed up to both races, this I had decided was going to be the start of my evaluation of what I needed to be doing now that I had qualified and signed up for the OCRWC – eeeeek! 1,868 more words

So much running my feet started to bleed!

Bob Graham Round that’s what the focus is! A 66 mile loop in the Lake District taking in 42 of the biggest peaks and all in under 24 hours (well that’s the plan anyway). 593 more words

Bob Graham Round