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Race review: South Downs Way 50

On Saturday, I completed my first Centurion event, the South Downs Way 50. Having volunteered at Centurion’s four 100 mile events last year, I had very high expectations. I was not disappointed. The pre-race briefings were comprehensive, including clear instructions … Continue reading


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South Downs Way 50

Executive Summary I had a plan.  I stuck to it.  I netted myself a 2 hour PB. I’m quite pleased. The plan (a) Be in Worthing for 8am (b) Make sure you have all the mandatory kit (c) Don’t go off too fast … Continue reading

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Damoclesian swords and idiotic onions

Last summer, when I was injured, I came to the conclusion that my brand of idiocy comes in onion form. Peel off one layer and you reveal another, equally idiotic. Carry on peeling, and you will only discover more idiocy … Continue reading

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