Category: Race Report

Barcelona Ironman report

Barcelona Ironman 2018 I started off writing this for myself to look back on as the memories (and the pain) fade away. Partly because a few days after the event, it seems a surreal...

Race Report: South Downs Way 100

100 miles, 12,700 feet of elevation, 305 starters, 223 finishers, 15,000 calories burnt. 26hrs 58min on feet. Training had gone well, very well in fact. Following my own 4-month build, peak and taper training...

Brighton marathon post race report

Right then, as promised (to those that bothered to read my pre Brighton ramblings) here is my post Brighton Marathon 2018 report. Preamble For those that didn’t read that, or are unfamiliar with the...

Race Report: Round Norfolk Relay 2017

For the uninitiated, the weekend of 16/17th September saw 17 of our runners take the “Red” to Norfolk and compete in the annual Round Norfolk Relay where 60 odd teams of 17 runners run...

Race report: Wesel Flürener Halbmarathon

The weekend was originally billed as a long 4-day weekend away in Wesel to run their half-marathon on Monday, 1 May. Then we selected our flights and realised we would have to leave Felixstowe...

Race report: VLM 2017

This race needs very little introduction! Many of us have watched it on the TV and thought “I’d Love to do that race one day!” I entered London last year via a charity place,...