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Road To MDS

Mudstacle’s founder has been entered into the infamous Marathon Des Sables, which comprises six marathons in six day in the Sahara Desert in April 2017. This tells the story of his preparation for “the toughest footrace on the planet”.

Ultimate Direction Fastpack 20 Review – Great For Multi Day Ultras...

My focused has not only been training my body over the last year, on my road to MDS, I've also spent a massive amount...

inov-8 Trail Talon 275 Review – For Drier And Longer Trails

Check out the video review of Trail Talon 275s above, or if you're more of a reader, I've written my main points below. As I’ve...

Choosing Pilgrim’s Challenge As My First Ultra – Pete’s Road To...

Hey there! Remember me? I’m the guy who decided he was going to hang up his long distance running shoes and stick to 10km-20km...

Hell Down South Review – The Perfect Way To Kick-Start The...

If this is Hell, then slap my ass and call me evil! I love Hell Runner. For me, it’s the perfect way to brush the...

Heat Acclimation Session At Kingston Uni – Pete’s Road To MDS

  Although I'm working hard on my running in readiness for next year's Marathon Des Sables, this recent hot spell is a stark reminder of...

Man Vs Lakes Review – An Almighty Challenge Worthy Of The...

  Those that have been following my “Road To MDS” series will know that Rat Race’s inaugural Man Vs Lakes was one of my major...

Great Gear For Distance Running & Training – Pete’s Road To...

Last week I wrote about how I’ve recently been focusing on improving my running, with the aim of surviving Marathon Des Sables next April...

Progressive Distance Running With Training, Pace, Nutrition And Gear – Pete’s...

I’m finally learning that becoming a “good runner” isn’t rocket science. However, that being said, it’s not obvious either. If it was, I’d already...

Learning The Wonders Of Negative Splits – Pete’s Road To MDS

This weekend I faced the first major test on my journey to becoming a better runner, which I hope will lead me to physical readiness...

Road To MDS – Fixing Running Technique With Video Analysis

  Welcome back to Pete’s road to MDS. Having recently taken a three month rest from running, to clear up some niggles, my focus over...