Alpine Adventures Mont Buet by its North Ridge

Alpine Adventures Mont Buet by its North Ridge

We were all set to leave Liverpool on the fairly short flight to Geneva, however it transpired that travel time would be much longer than expected, an extra 7 hour delay after the Captain uttered the now infamous words, we’ve become aware of a hydraulic problem. … Nonetheless Easyjet looked after us very well and Read more about Alpine Adventures Mont Buet by its North Ridge[…]

Marathon Training Tips

Marathon Training Tips

Thanks to abitlikealexa  for this guest blog, check out Alexa’s blog at www.alexaruns.blogspot.co.uk    Winter is traditionally the time for piling on the training miles for a Spring Marathon, and many runners I know are now starting down the training path to the increase the miles. Long Sunday Runs are a common topic of conversation, and Read more about Marathon Training Tips[…]

Hesitating to sign up for my first half marathon

Hesitating to sign up for my first half marathon

The half marathon – a distance I’ve never run before, but I’ve run mountain marathons and a 10K very recently – so why was I feeling doubt, and hesitation?   Ultimately I hadn’t trained for this run, I had a couple of weeks off after the Bangor 10K training and whilst I was completing my Read more about Hesitating to sign up for my first half marathon[…]

Running the Tour Du Mont Blanc

Running the Tour Du Mont Blanc

The Alps. An arena for adventure and adrenaline. However there is one, probably above all others that captures the runners mind, that race is the Ultra Trail Du Mont Blanc (UTMB) a grueling 105miles with 32808ft of ascent. Not a race for the feint hearted. I’d planned a run that would take me along part Read more about Running the Tour Du Mont Blanc[…]

Alpine Adventures Mont Buet by its North Ridge

Alpine Adventures Mont Buet by its North Ridge

We were all set to leave Liverpool on the fairly short flight to Geneva, however it transpired that travel time would be much longer than expected, an extra 7 hour delay after the Captain uttered the now infamous words, we’ve become aware of a hydraulic problem. … Nonetheless Easyjet looked after us very well and Read more about Alpine Adventures Mont Buet by its North Ridge[…]