Category Archives: Mountain

Race Report: Trail de Queribus

It’s been a while since I’ve done a race review…that’s because it’s been a while since I’ve done a race! It’s safe to say running and I weren’t on the best of terms for a while, I know why, but … Continue reading

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I’m Making A Commitment…

…To me… …And to adventure. One of my favourite wastes of bandwidth is to marvel at other people’s amazing adventures, whether it’s Jamie McDonald running 5000 miles across Canada or Sophie Radcliffe and her incredible Alpine Coast to Coast last … Continue reading

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Pen-y-Fan…A Mini Epic

I love a good day in the mountains…but it turns out I might love a bad day even more! On Tuesday¬†we (Claire and I, an old friend from Essex where they don’t have mountains, so she came west for a … Continue reading

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It’s Not All About The Trainers…

…sometimes it’s all about the bike. On Friday I went over the border to Wales for a long ride in the wilds of Afan and Glyncorrwg Forests. (I can’t believe they charge ¬£6.20 to get in to Wales now. There’s … Continue reading

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Walking In The Shadow Of Giants

The 10th time I stood on Snowdon’s summit I swore I wouldn’t come back unless it was to bring my own (as yet unborn) children to the top of Wales sometime in the far future. On Saturday, as I sat … Continue reading

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