Ah, Dammit!

Ah, Dammit!

So this is basically exactly what I┬ádidn’t want. I have been feeling sick the last couple of days so I took yesterday off, and then today didn’t run in the morning either. I waited for the evening when I would leave work and run to meet Jamie at his...
Saintelyon DNF

Saintelyon DNF

So for the first time since I started running ultras in 2015 I recorded a Did Not Finish, or DNF. The 2017 Saintelyon was the last race in a season built around a September objective (the Ultratour du Leman) and it was perhaps the only event I went into under-excepted...
Notre Dame and a Niggle

Notre Dame and a Niggle

It was a long day of work but not a long run tonight. After a big day that started at 5am and was pretty much non-stop until nearly 6pm, I wanted to get out and de-stress by taking a quick run. Nothing too long but also nothing as adventurous as yesterday’s...
Riverside Running

Riverside Running

It’s going to be a very big week at work with major meetings Monday and Tuesday, a trip to Paris from Wednesday, and then an event all day Thursday and Friday – perhaps the most important event for the year so far. What’s going to get me through this...
Just a Little Bit Longer

Just a Little Bit Longer

After yesterday’s baby steps, I was out again this morning to push things just a little longer. Still no long distance, still no high speed, and still running every step with a quick on-the-run review of how my left leg is feeling, just a little longer than the...
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