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Notes on Mountain Marathons

Saunders Mountain Marathon 2015: Something missing

Leg power, brain-power and check-points. All seemed to be missing at some-point this weekend on the 2015 Saunders Lakeland Mountain Marathon! Day One It was an ominous start to the day.┬áDark, thunderous clouds and torrential downpours shrouded the Lake District … Continue reading

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Saunders MM 2012 Kit Review

Choosing what kit to take for a mountain marathon is never easy and choosing your kit when you’re running solo, as in the KLETS class of this years Saunders Lakeland Mountain Marathon only made that choice even harder. You cannot … Continue reading

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Saunders Lakeland MM: Seconds Matter

After 2 days of hard, sometimes calf-sapping, sometimes fast running over some 40 odd miles of rough, boggy and trackless mountain terrain, just 15 minutes separated the top 3 places in the KLETS class of this years Saunders Lakeland Mountain … Continue reading

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SLMM 2012

It’s only 3 days to go until this years Saunders Mountain Marathon and based on the sloshing around on Loughrigg Fell race last night I suspect it might be a damp one this weekend. It’ll be my first solo race, … Continue reading

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>OMM Training Camp Notes

I was fortunate enough to be invited to work on the inaugural OMM Training weekend, held at the national mountain centre for England & Wales, Plas Y Brenin. With partner Keith, on day 2 of OMM 2007, Lowther Hills. I … Continue reading

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