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08-May-19

Top Reviews April 2019

By Luke Jarmey

Another splendid month of well crafted race and kit reviews from the community. Here’s our favourites and the top pick, Brett Blanchard who will receive a pack of 33Shake Chia Energy Gels.

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08-May-19

The UK Godfather of Desert Running – Jack Denness

By Susie Chan

Jack Denness is the UK Godfather of desert running. He’s the ultra runner you have probably never heard of, a pioneer in the sport at a time when it was so underground, so niche, that soft flasks for race vests were a mere twinkle in the eye of sports companies.

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08-May-19

The Welsh 3000s - Tackling the highest peaks in Snowdonia

By Dan Stinton

“Do you want to do the Welsh 3000s?” said Imogen. “Yes, why not!” I replied. I soon start to wonder if I actually know what I’m signing myself up for. It’s a run isn’t it? In Wales with some mountains.

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03-May-19

The journey to my first 100 miles part 4

By Tom Haynes

We’ve been following Tom’s progress for a few months now and his training has been going really well.

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01-May-19

Ten Questions With Vassos Alexander

By Luke Jarmey & Dan Stinton

We catch up with Vassos to ask a few more questions about his background, his love for running and what comes next.

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25-Apr-19

7 weird and wonderful runner stories

By Kate Allen

Another collection of amusing stories from around the web to fill your coffee break.

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16-Apr-19

Race overload – finding the balance between challenge and obsession

By Sarah Cooke

Ultra-runners are a diverse breed – our distances range from a bit more than a marathon to hundreds or even thousands of miles. Some of us pick one or two races a year and dedicate our training to them. Others seem to be racing every weekend.

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13-Apr-19

Top Reviews March 2019

By Luke Jarmey

We’re pleased to announce our top reviews for March. So congratulations to Neil Johnson who will receive a pack of 33Shake Chia Energy Gels.

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12-Apr-19

My Journey to Running and RunUltra

By Dan Stinton

I am in a moment of euphoria.  I’m not even thinking about running, it’s just happening.  It’s like I’ve stepped outside of my own body and am absorbing every positive vibe from the surrounding mountains.

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03-Apr-19

The journey to my first 100 miles part 3

By Tom Haynes

First of all, I need to set something straight. I will NOT tempt fate again. Usually when my instinct tells me something, it is right. Listen to it and things go well.

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