Sri Chinmoy 50K

Sri Chinmoy 50K

Another ultra race banked for 2017 and my first official 50K done and dusted. In the end I missed my 5 hour goal by less than 10 minutes on a course that saw me running too hard too early, in too much heat, and mostly dehydrated. I managed a top ten result all the...
Paname

Paname

The final day of WordCamp Europe (WCEU17) today and I am taking the train back to Lyon this evening just in time to collect Jamie for Father’s Day tomorrow. It’s going to be another long day after a series of long days but, thankfully, it will also be the...
Treadmill Time

Treadmill Time

I’m in Paris for WordCamp Europe and this morning was the second I had woken up in my hotel here. Well, actually, it’s the first where I had woken up as, yesterday, I never got to get to sleep as I was putting the last touches on the brand new Cosmo Tech...
Challenge Contre La Faim

Challenge Contre La Faim

Today’s run is a little different in that it is somewhere between a training run and a race. Well, when I say “somewhere between” it is certainly closer to a training run on that spectrum but at the same time it is an organized event with numbers,...
Global Running Day

Global Running Day

OK, I admit it: I am getting close to burnt out with work right now. It’s not just the amount of work i have to do because, let’s face it, I would rather be busy than bored in the office. It’s also managing the time difference with the team in the US...
Split Session

Split Session

The training plan called for 20 kilometers of easy running today but, as I sat down to figure things out last night, I realized there were a couple of constraints on me for Monday. For one thing, I had a full day at work to get through and an important meeting at the...