Most of The Beatles

Most of The Beatles

It’s always amused me that there are three churches right across the river that share names with three of the The Beatles: John (St Jean), Paul (St Paul), and George (St Georges). Sadly, there is no Saint Ringo or I’d be able to make a Fab Four footing, so...
Recovery Over

Recovery Over

The first time I ran an ultramarathon I ran for seven hours and took a week off afterwards. On the weekend I ran for a little more than 25 hours and now – three days later – I’m back on my feet and running again. I guess that the longer you run in...
Saintelyon? I’m In

Saintelyon? I’m In

So that didn’t take too long after all. After yesterday’s post where I was musing on what I might aim for next I bit the bullet last night and snapped up a bib for the 2017 Saintelyon. My motivation? I’m interested in running La 180 one day and I...
What’s Next?

What’s Next?

So the big goal of the year has been achieved. I’m happy, content, and a little bit proud that I achieved what I set out to do last year. But achieving that goal means I have to start thinking about the next goal. Or, on other, words: what’s next? Well to...
So How Did I Do?

So How Did I Do?

On Saturday and before the start of the Ultratour du Leman I set out three goals for the race. So how did I do? The first goal was to finish in the time limit. The time limit was 30 hours and so I had to be back at the race headquarters by 1:00pm on Sunday to hit this...