Month: April 2013


7 running risks explored – Running Training Articles – Plans and Tips – The Running Bug Community

Can running be bad for your health, your joints, give you bad eating habits and turn you into a selfish, running obsessed addict? We look behind the headlines, point out the warning signs and remind you why we think running is really rather good for you! via 7 running risks explored – Running Training Articles …

Event reviews, Reviews, Run

Plymouth Half Marathon 2013 – Review

Today Captain America and Danger Mouse crossed the finish line of the Plymouth Half Marathon Gang Nam style while the crowd roared in approval. Their finish time was just under 1 hour and 48 minutes. Moments later DM’s mask came off as he gasped for air like a stranded fish and tried desperately to think …


Man vs Horse Marathon – Wales

Man Vs Horse Marathon

Recently my wife mentioned seeing a Visit Wales advert about men racing horses. Said comment duly washed right over me until last night when she said “there’s that advert.” I pressed rewind on the remote and zipped back to play it. Sure enough there they were, men racing against horses. This surely merited a better look. …

Event reviews, Reviews, Run

Endurancelife CTS Exmoor 2013 – Review

Yesterday I ran my sixth marathon at the Endurancelife CTS Exmoor 2013, or Coastal Trail Series, race. Each one comes in a number of distances from 10k up to ultra, and they are always hilly and spectacular. They follow coastal paths in various parts of the country and offer some really challenging courses. The Exmoor race is touted …


Mimi Anderson interview – proceed with caution! – Articles – Run247

There is a great interview with inspiring ultra runner Mimi Anderson over at Run247. Below you can find one of the questions and part of her answer, but click on the link for the full thing. It is worth a read. What runners or people inspire you in what you’re doing? The people who inspire …

Event reviews, Run

Endurancelife CTS Exmoor 2013 Preview

Welcome to the Bike Run Swim Endurancelife CTS Exmoor 2013 Preview. This race will be held on the 13th April 2013 and will feature the usual multiple courses of 10k, half mara, full mara and ultra. According to the estimated mileage the courses are about the right length, with the half possibly being 0.1 of a mile …