Thursday, 14 November, 2019

A Socks Education – From Andy Scissorfeet

I've just run this blog past the rest of the Mudstacle team and they all completely disagree with me... but, you know what? I...

Before Training – Andy Contemplates Before The 10 Week Course

Sunday 20th December 2015 It’s the day before 1 start the 10 week advanced Obstacle Course Training program under the guidance of Jon Albon, Ryan...

Here’s Why You Have No Excuse To Not Do An Obstacle...

I was drafted into the ‘Netty’s Nutters’ team for Xrunner by my sister. Of course I agreed, but it was a little odd for...

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...

Survivor Race Spain Review – A Sample Of The Upcoming Pippingford...

The story started a little like this: Scott: Hey Toms would you be up for going to review a race in Spain? Toms: Yes Scott: It’s called…. Toms:...

Male And Female Thoughts On Brutal’s Single Sex Races

The Brutal series have been on my radar for quite some time but I’d yet to participate in one so far. They always get...

How to act when running through farm animals

Ami is Mudstacle's resident animal expert - a trained veterinary surgeon who has worked with farm animals for many years in London, Hertfordshire, Wales and India. After...

Learning To Swim – You’re Never Too Old To Start Something...

I had best start this with a confession, although for those who saw me at Redbull Neptune Steps last year or watched this highlight...

The Road To Marathon Des Sables – The Surprise Beginning

It’s now one week since I received one of the most sickeningly frightening, yet unbelievably awesome bits of news I have ever had. In...

RBL Major Series North Review – Fun, Sunshine And Sapping Mud

When an event has dozens and dozens of BMF (British Military Fitness) instructors, who all have military experience, you know things are going to...