Sunday, 21 July, 2019

The best obstacle races and mud runs in the UK 2012

This year has seen an explosion of obstacle courses and mud runs in the UK, and I've made it my mission to run as...

UK Spartan Beast 2012 review – Tearing up Brands Hatch

The 2012 Spartan Race series wrapped up last weekend with their inaugural UK Spartan Beast at Brands Hatch motor racing circuit. According to Spartan, the Beast is...

Survival the Fittest 2012 review at London’s Battersea Power Station

There are a lot of obstacle events out there branded as "London", most of which are out in the home counties. Rat Race's Survival...

Hell Runner’s Hell Down South 2012 review – Steep hills and...

I've been massively looking forward to running Hell Runner's 10-12 mile long Hell Down South - it's felt like my comeback event. In actual...

Demon Run Wales 2012 review – When good hills turn bad!

It’s been a couple of months since my last Demon Run in London and this weekend I thought I’d head on over the Severn...

Park Run – Ideal for 5km run training

Although I've lived practically around the corner from Park Run in Wimbledon for the last couple of years, I only managed to get along...

Endurer Log Dash 2012 review – Humping a log around the...

This weekend saw the launch of another new mud and obstacle. Although Endurer established themselves back in March with an 8km obstacle course, their...

London Demon Run review – The Jungle Challenge

It's been a busy month in the mud and obstacle race world and, although my niggling minor injuries are on their way to being...

Spartan Midlands 2012 Review – A Super Day!

This weekend saw the long awaited inaugural UK Super Spartan event. There have been several 5km Spartan Sprints, but the 12km Super Spartan promised...

Nuts Challenge 2012 – it doesn’t get better than this

It's around 1 o'clock on a Sunday afternoon and, while most people are about to tuck into a roast dinner or are out washing...