Where it all began It was way back in 2015 when I first saw first-hand the crazy circus that is Chamonix in the last week of August. I was getting properly into trail running and ultras, having done a few 80km events in the French Alps. My in-laws were visiting one summer and it occurred to us that although they…
Race Report: UTMB Traces des Ducs de Savoie (TDS) 2018
Read my race report on the 2018 TDS from Courmayeur to Chamonix.
Race Report: UTMB: CCC 2017
UTMB. Probably the one event that even non-trail runners stand a chance of having heard of. However recently it had been well-known for many of the wrong reason including a controversial open letter from the organisers of Hardrock 100 lamenting the fact that they were asked to pay for inclusion in UTMB’s qualification process. Cue lots of negative discussions on…