Do you like to race? For many, races are the highlights of their running calendar. While pushing too hard, too frequently can lead to burn out, strategically timed shorter races can assist your build up towards an ultramarathon. See my latest article on the Mile 27 blog to learn more (link here).
While previously I have always sat back for the first kilometre (or so), this year I found myself in the lead as soon as we crossed the bridge and began the road ascent. It was going to be boom or bust!… Read More Kawerau King of the Mountain
Unfortunately my 2016 run at the Surf Coast Century didn’t go nearly as well as it did in 2013. Tom Brazier had a similar experience and we wrote about what went wrong for Ultra168 (link here).
I recently wrote an article to assist with training for the Hounslow Classic for Skyrunning ANZ (link here) and an article on how to execute the race for Ultra168 (link here).