Monthly Archives: June 2012

Through the clag above Dockray

Dockray-Great Dodd Fell Race It took some considerable motivation to race last night but I was glad I did. The weather has seemed eternally demotivating the past few weeks, with incessant low cloud, drizzle and heavy rain, midsummer has felt … Continue reading

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Judgement Day

Great Lakes Run 2012 Through misfortune, misjudgement or misplaced enthusiasm I’ve had my fair share of tough weather days running in the mountains. Saturday 15th June 2012 will go down as another days running in what, at times, felt like … Continue reading

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Sheep Suffer

Tebay Fell Race 2012 Driving through Grayrigg last night, yet again i found myself charging around with a feeling of being late. A mad-dash to and from Manchester again for work was promply being followed by another mad-dash to get … Continue reading

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Ennerdale Horseshoe Fell Race

Ennerdale Horseshoe Fell Race 2012 Ennerdale, the longest of the Lakeland Classics, 23 miles of challenging, sometimes complex and certainly arduous fell running which over its length manages to ascend such peaks as High Stile, Green Gable and Pillar, with … Continue reading

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