Value of Experience in Life and Ultras

Value of Experience

Ultrarunning and The Value of Experience Only experience can prepare us for many challenges in life. That is especially true for ultramarathon running. We can study others to build knowledge and save having to learn every lesson from experience. But … Continue reading

Aid Station Needs for an Ultramarathon

Aid Station Needs

This photo was taken in 2012 during the Great North Walk 100s ultramarathon. Checkpoint 3: 81km Aid Station Needs Before dark I had reached checkpoint 3 at The Basin which marked 81km (50 miles) into the race. My support crew … Continue reading

I Finally Finished This Epic Race: Great North Walk 100s 10-11 Nov, 2012

After 7 years of DNF’s (Did Not Finish) by only completing in those years between 103.7km (60 miles) and 162 km (100 miles) of the “Great North Walk 100s” 107.9 mile race, yesterday afternoon…I finally made it to the finish … Continue reading