Heatwave

Heatwave

As I spent the weekend in London I didn’t suffer the full extent of the heatwave that has swept through France the last couple of days. After what was described as the hottest May long weekend in more than a 100 years, the hot weather has continued making...
UTL Training Plan: June

UTL Training Plan: June

I have approximately three months of training and then a couple of additional weeks of tapering before my ‘big dance’ of the 2017 season at the Ultratour du Leman, or UTL, in September. After building a strong base and getting in a good number of miles,...
Surprise Trip to London

Surprise Trip to London

I’m waking up this morning…in London! After a big month of running and at the tail end of the recovery week without a lot of athletic commitments – and before a final big push in a heavy month of work in the office – I decided to surprise my...
Photos: Ultra Boucle de la Sarra

Photos: Ultra Boucle de la Sarra

The team at the Ultra Boucle de la Sarra has pulled together more than 1700 photos from the race last weekend and made them all available for free on their site. That’s right: no $20 per download, $60 per pack big city marathon-style rip off here – just...
Review: Todoist

Review: Todoist

I’ve written a bit in the last couple of weeks about how there has been a lot going on at work. And I mean it, too. It’s not like there was a time when we were everĀ not busy at the office or that there are lazy afternoons that I am now missing as the boss...
Run Across Rhone?

Run Across Rhone?

In this recovery week where I am planning out a training schedule for the Ultratour du Leman, thinking about runs to come, and generally looking to spend my time doing somethingĀ other than running, it’s easy to let my mind wander and ask a few ‘what...