Monthly Archives: August 2012

UTMB – The Weather Strikes Back

It’s a couple of hours to go before the (probable) start of the UTMB, and the weather is on everyone’s mind. Since arriving in Chamonix it has been raining on and off pretty much all the time. The ominous weather … Continue reading

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The Irish head for the UTMB

Perhaps the most prestigious ultra distance trail race on the planet, the UTMB, takes place this Friday. The UTMB is 166km long with 9500m of climbing. I had the pleasure of taking part in last year’s race, and regard it … Continue reading

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