Whilst at this year’s Conti Thunder Run I did some filming of the event using my GoPro Hero Session. The footage includes action around the course and a full lap using a headcam. After a few months, I finally got around to editing the footage. This video will give you an insight into what the event is like and get you in the mood for the 2017 Thunder Run.
Addicted to the UTMB and I wasn't therePublished on 11th September
Last weekend saw the Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc, more commonly known as the UTMB, roll into Chamonix as the world's best ulta-trail runners took to the Alpine trails, battling it out for the top spots. The week-long event hosts five different races with the PTL, CCC, TDS, OCC and UTMB all being staged on different…Read More
Great North Run - My First Ever RacePublished on 5th September
This coming Sunday, 10th September, will see tens of thousands of runners descend on Tyneside for the world's largest half marathon, the Great North Run. Now in its 37th year, the iconic half marathon attracts over 54,000 runners, with the vast majority running for charity. 2017 will be my eighth consecutive Great North Run and…Read More
Race to the Stones, a story of my first 100kmPublished on 21st August
100km, my second long distance ultra marathon in three weeks, the furthest I'd ever run. This certainly hadn't been the plan at the beginning of 2017, but I enjoy a challenge and at least it would make for an interesting race, I had no idea what would happen - would my body cope for a…Read More