DTRunner Anja Hav Thomsen Race Report for her 180km Olympian Ultra …

Olympian Ultra

I signed up for the Olympian race for many different reasons, the most important were that it is a qualifier race for another race on my bucket list the Spartathlon in 2016, I love the Greek hospitality and the weather is bound to be nice right?

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TransOmania 2014….

Transomania 2014Sometimes in life you take on event that just knock the winds out of you, both mentally and physically … that event for myself took shape in the inaugural TansOmania 300km, non stop, self supported race across Oman …

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Grand To Grand Ultra 2013 …

g2g_logoIt has been a long time coming with reference to writing about my races and having now completed two amazing and tough self supported races, it’s about time I started telling you all about them. First was the awesome Grand To Grand Ultra in Utah ..

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Ultra Trail South West ….

UTSWThought I’d write a bit about my attempt at the Ultra Trail South West 100 mile trail race, UK’s toughest foot race ..organized by Endurance Life and held in Cornwall on the weekend of the 21st June…how tough is it and how did I fair ?? Read more…

Cath Takes on Badwater Ultra ..Again !!

644732_10151475979380743_567983895_nThe Dubai-based professor “Cath Todd ” is in training once again to tackle the world’s toughest foot race, an ultra-marathon run over a gruelling 217km course through Death valley in California.

Read more in this 7 days article :

http://www.7daysindubai.com/Dubai-professor-takes-California-ultra-race/story-19307566-detail/story.html.

The North Face Hyper Track – Guide Review

The-North-Face- Hyper-Track-Guide-reviewI recently completed a review for one of The North Face’s latest trail shoe for The Outdoor UAE Magazine ..you can find the full article and review at this link :http://outdoor-uae.com/the-north-face-hyper-track-guide-review/.

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Dubai Marathon – twice!

James HaresOne thing I like about blogging is being able to write about other peoples achievements ..especially those that help inspire others by doing something thats out of their comfort zone ..and James Hares is one of those kinda guys .. woke up one morning and said hey i’m going to run an ultra (or rather was talked into it but same difference ).. and thats what he did ..in the shape of “The Dubai Marathon Twice ” and not only as a personal achievement for himself but also to raise money to help someone else ..and I think that’s pretty awesome ..so fortunately for me James wrote me a pretty dam good race report of his immense effort and achievement..so I’ve pasted it here in his own words … Read more…

Anja Tackles Thai 100..

Anja at the start NF 100km Rather Belated Congratulations to the wonderful Anja Thomsen for another awesome performance ..this time taking on and smashing The Northface 100km in Thailand earlier this month.

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Cath Tames the Beast …

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You can run it through the hills of the highest mountains and through the heat of the sun in the desert valleys, but can you run it in the heart of winter? Through inches or feet of snow? Are you ready to unleash the beast inside of you and run 100 miles on the frigid historic Erie Canal Towpath of LockPort NY? “

 

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So Its 2013….

 

So its 2013.. whats there to look forward to this year in the sand pit ..well thats simple ..non stop trail running for one ..with the great temperatures at the moment there should be no stopping you if your looking to try hitting something new running wise and decided to head out and explore the wilder elements of what the UAE has to offer.

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