Race Report by Andy Pritchard   So now the dust has settled and I’ve had a couple of nights on the couch, I can reflect on the toughest and greatest race I have done to date. Last Saturday saw me and Hayley Evans travel to the Lake District to take part in […]

Old Counties Tops Fell Race

Race Report by Dave Boothroyd I’ll apologise now – this is a pretty long self-indulgent ramble, so either make a sharp exit now, or get yourself a drink, a load of biccies & settle yourself down for a long read …. It’s almost 3 years to the day since I […]

The Long Road to Chamonix

Hardmoors 55 – Race Report by Dave Boothroyd   “So it’s just a double marathon with a parkrun at the end – doesn’t sound that difficult when you say it like that! “. That was part of a conversation about 30 miles in when we doing the ultra shuffle somewhere […]

Hardmoors 55

Lavaredo Race Report The Lavaredo Ultra Trail is one of the big European events in the ultra running calendar, North Face sponsorship and adding it to their World Series no doubt helped give it this status. It’s 119km (about 75m) with 6000m ascent. Some elite runners have commented that it’s […]

Lavaredo Ultra Trail

The Yorkshire 3 Peaks   So at the end of January I needed to set myself a target. I hadn’t run for 3 months due to a stress fracture in my foot, but I needed to start building up the miles again. I was at the podiatrist getting some tips […]

The Yorkshire 3 Peaks

Race Report by Dave Boothroyd The Cumbria Way Ultra   So, after the Lakeland 50, the question was … what next ? Well I waited a couple of weeks to see if there was a reaction to the race, and everything seemed fine, so it was onto the internet to look […]

The Cumbria Way Ultra