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Uphill struggles

Training did not start out well. In fact, I hated it.  I’d always considered myself quite fit but I really wasn’t getting on well with running.  186 more words


Moving targets

I guess in truth I had rather nearly given up on this blogthing. Not out of any conscious decision or anything, it just seemed sort of pointless… but then so have many things for much of this winter, but then that would be a story more proper for that other… 1,193 more words

Fairbanks Running

A fine day, Camasunary and Coruisk


Well this is my first post this year, today was a cracking day running to Coruisk via the bad step and over the bealach. It was deserted there which is unusual these days because of the boat trips. 91 more words

Summer Walking And Climbing

Running up that hill

Me and Lou set out for our Mother’s day treat of running around Ferry Meadows and I was feeling a little weak.  It’s crazy how getting over illness can make your body feel a bit sapped.  733 more words

Spicy Treadmill Hill Interval Workout

Today I’m suffering from one heck of a sunburn after a charity ride this weekend.  Now that all my northern followers want to punch me in the face, I will continue to complain because I need to get in a little run today, which means doing it in the treadmill.  413 more words


What a Difference a Day Makes


Tuesday I ran. The sun was shining. The sky was blue. And I ended my run FURIOUS, wishing I could run with a tire iron in my hand to whack people, or at least their vehicles. 234 more words


Race Preview: Triple Peaks Challenge

Date: Saturday 28th February 2015
Website: Triple Peaks Challenge

Why should you do it?

Finding good trail events offering challenging distance options, within striking distance from our region, is always a good thing. 404 more words

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