Sweeping GSER 2019 — Speculation, Despair and The Power of a Gel!

A friend told me he couldn’t wait to read my race report for GSER (Great Southern Endurance Run). I said I couldn’t write one, since I didn’t race. But as I drove home from Victoria and mulled over all the interesting, crazy and downright hilarious events of the past weekend, I just had to share! … Continue reading Sweeping GSER 2019 — Speculation, Despair and The Power of a Gel!

UTA 2018 — Every race is unique… even the ones you do over and over

This is too long winded….sorry. Feel free to give up halfway. Unfortunately there’s no belt buckle, if you get to the end! I’ve never written a UTA (UltraTrail Australia) race report… here goes. I ventured into the insane ultra world in 2014, with my first Blue Mountains UTA50 (previously NorthFace50). I had no idea that … Continue reading UTA 2018 — Every race is unique… even the ones you do over and over

UTCT 2017 — A Lesson in how to TOTALLY underestimate an event!

Here goes my second ever race report. I’ll try to keep it shorter than the last one! Post UTMB, I did exactly what you’re meant to avoid….I immediately entered another race. The come-down from these big adventures can throw you. Suddenly there’s no goal and I don’t enjoy the sense of aimlessness. UTCT (Ultra Trail … Continue reading UTCT 2017 — A Lesson in how to TOTALLY underestimate an event!