The Top 25 Most Influential in Ultra Running

Well, we put the teaser out on the Book of Faces yesterday and here is our list. Before we get into the ‘nitty gritty’ of the who’s who, a few things to clarify. First up, this list is a global Read More …

We Need To Talk About Getting More Women Into Ultra Running

Sitting in the athletes’ forum Q&A on Friday, the day before the Buffalo Stampede I was struck by two things. Firstly how wonderful it was that so many people were willing to put themselves through some serious ‘hurt’ and embrace Read More …

The Mental Side of Running – Preparation and Pondering

Many of you will know of our running mantra of the “Four F’s”, which focuses by and large on the physical, but what about the mental too? Just this week we’ve seen England cricketer, Jonathon Trott leave the team mid Read More …

Daily News: The Sharmanator; Climbers; SkyRunning comes to Australia!

We thought we’d give you a break yesterday, but we’re back again today with some daytime (or night time) reading: Ian Sharman tells all on his record-breaking Grand Slam of Ultra Running achievement I always get sweaty palms when I Read More …

Daily News: British takeover; Frosty’s jewels; White Ambit; Dolomites beauty

It’s been a big weekend of running, accessories and plenty to get your running taste buds ignited! Seems as though the English/British are winning everything right now, rugby, cricket, athletics and now Leadville – Ian Sharman took out Leadville this Read More …

Expensive Alarm Clock or Must Have Team Member ?

During the C2K 240km ultramarathon, the role of pacers and crew became very evident as the field stretched out across the wide expanse of the Kosciuszcko National Park. Nutrition, clothing, reworked splits, encouragement and all round support was called upon Read More …