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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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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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28-Mar-19

How to get your running life back

By Seth Grotzke

I made a mistake with my last article and I fear that you may have been negatively affected by it. Perhaps you read how to bribe the new runner in your life and decided to go out and splurge on some new kit for your significant other.

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20-Mar-19

Maintenance on the countdown to race day

By Karina Teahan

Many of us are well into our 2019 training plans with various races and long training runs on the horizon.  With this in mind, rather than focus on a specific injury, this month’s article takes a broad view of what we can do leading up to race day and what to consider if you get an injury in those final few weeks/days.

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