Tag Archives: Marathon

12 marathons in 12 months

In September 2016 I visited Rushmoor parkrun and went for a bit of a run after with the amazing Ben Smith of 401 Challenge fame. I ended up running a marathon that day, I hadn’t intended to, I had only … Continue reading

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Lapped endurance events, what’s the score?

During the past 12 months or so I have discovered the joys of the 6 hour multi-loop endurance event (I have also done 12 and a 24 hour events too). The concept is actually very simple, you have 6 hours … Continue reading

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The 401 Challenge

Ben Smith has started and completed something very special, something absolutely off the scale. He has raised the bar. On 1st September 2015, he embarked on the challenge of a lifetime, his goal was to run 401 marathons in 401 … Continue reading

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Running consecutive marathons – The 401 Challenge

Towards the tail end of last year I stumbled across an article about a chap attempting to run a vast amount of consecutive marathons. We’ve all seen or heard about Eddie Izzard doing his marathon challenges on TV, but the … Continue reading

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Hey you guys….

In a strange turn of events I’ve been told in no uncertain terms to sign up for a race!! This never normally happens, I normally get a bit of flack for booking up races, especially when I’ve not 100% confirmed … Continue reading

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