In search of a Hill:

Apologies for this self-indulgent post. My mind is so pre-occupied with the Ultra du Mont Blanc that I think of it constantly. I am trying to find ways to prepare as best I can for this big unknown. I have been immersed in a spreadsheet over the last little while comparing altitude gain/distance covered forContinue reading “In search of a Hill:”

Red Hill Classic 36km race report:

(The Hilly Communist) Roger mailed me in the week with the above in the subject line. The conditions were perfect for this year’s run- no wind and cool temps to start. This was a relief compared to last year when race organisers had 90 min to change the course due to veld fires raging aroundContinue reading “Red Hill Classic 36km race report:”