Fell running

The Power of Positivity… – Running Fitness Article

The Power of Positivity… The other day I looked back at my aims for this year, it made for pretty depressing reading – as due to my hip injury I have done nothing compared with the dizzy heights of last year with its PBs and Fell Championship title.  But, in the theme of positive thinking I have put a spin on the aims here –  GVS Fell series – defend my title – ok so this didn’t happenSome of the…

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SHAFF 2019 Running Films | Fell Running Guide – Running Fitness Article

Ramsay’s Round tells the story of American runner Alicia Hudelson as she attempts to become one of the few female runners to complete the 56 mile, 28,000 ft challenge in under 24 hours. Charlie Ramsay who dreamed up the challenge and was first to complete it explains what the “Round” entails and the low key approach to the challenge shows that Ultra running isn’t just about busy races with expensive entry fees. The stunning scenery of the Scottish mountains simply adds…

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The OMM – Elite Kit Choice – Running Fitness Article

The OMM – Elite Kit Choice The OMM (Original Mountain Marathon) takes place in October, when weather conditions in the UK can be bad, and visits remote upland terrain. Thus competitors are faced with a conundrum:To go fast and light, carrying as little kit as the rules allow and thus skimping on comfort or..Take a bigger pack and more comfortable kit but at the expense of having to carry the extra weight around the hills for two days. A glance at…

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The Lady Fellrunner: Tentative Times! – Running Fitness Article

Thanks to Frank Golden for letting me use these images – they are great! Find him here on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Frankgoldenphotography/  It’s been a while since my last blog post, apologies for that.  I have been hibernating and feeling grumpy at the most hideous winter for a long time – muddy, wet, cold and snow besieged – I am so looking forward to winter 18/19 (said no English person ever).  Yesterday somebody mentioned Christmas and it put me in a bad mood…

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