Pilgrims Ultra – 2 day event, 66 miles

Driving down to The North Downs way from Edinburgh for the Pilgrims Ultra looked ominous for the pending race. As soon as we crossed the border into England the rain started, and didn't stop! Torrential rain & hazardous driving conditions made the drive extra long, and looking out to fields of water we could only … Continue reading Pilgrims Ultra – 2 day event, 66 miles

On track & feeling strong

What a week! 84 miles in total!  That is the furthest I have ran since completing the Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon in October last year.  Considering I am training for Pilgrims Ultra in a couple of weeks in the lead up to Marathon Des Sables in April, I would say that is well on track. … Continue reading On track & feeling strong

Keeping the festive ‘cheer’ at bay

The festive period is a tough time for anyone who is trying to keep fit or watch their waistline that's for sure.  Which is why I am so proud of my efforts over the festive period.  Not that I need to lose weight necessarily, but what woman isn't pleased when the weight comes off, and … Continue reading Keeping the festive ‘cheer’ at bay