Trail Del Cinghiale 86km D+ 5000m

  I signed up for this race right after running the SDW100 in June. In the final part of this race my pacer told me I wasn’t going to have enough points to qualify for the UTMB as they raised the bar to 9 points instead of the usual 7. I had completed several 2 […]

South Downs Way 100 Miles

The Petzl South Downs Way 100 race is one of the biggest events organised by the Centurion Running team. The race starts in Winchester and ends in Eastbourne running over the entire 100 miles of the SDW.   I’m not sure what I’m going to write after 3 months from crossing the finish line in Easbourne […]

South Downs Way 50 mile

  The Centurion South Downs Way 50 run is a race that covers half of the total extent of the famous South England trail. The race starts just above Worthing, it quickly connects to the SDW trail and follows it’s route until it ends in Eastbourne. It’s an undulating trail made up of big rolling […]

The Steyning Stinger

  The Steyning Stinger is a well known local marathon, now in its 14th year, organised by the SteyningAC. It starts and ends in the small town of Steyning, in Sussex. It runs up four “stings” or hills before returning home, with almost 3000ft elevation gain, entirely on trails and including sections of the beautiful South Downs […]

The Pilgrim Challenge

  The Pilgrim Challenge has been on my list for a couple years. Last year a stress fracture stopped me from running it just a week before the race, so this time I made sure to be well trained and ready to go. It’s a 2 day race which sees its competitors run 50k along […]