Monthly Archives: October 2013

Hill Reps Hurt

“I reach the crest of the steep hill oblivious to everything except the pounding in my temples and the battle between body and mind; one screaming “stop” the other willing a few more moments of effort.  Relief, when it comes … Continue reading

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Mammut MTR 201 Micro Jacket

The Dig Deep race weekend in the Peak District is sponsored by Mammut. They kindly sent me some of their trail running kit to use whilst working on the event and I was especially keen to try out their windproof, … Continue reading

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Trail Running or Fell Running?

Trail running or fell running, what’s the difference? When I tell people that I’m a fell runner I’m often asked what the difference is between fell running and trail running.  What is a fell? Are trail runs and fell runs … Continue reading

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