Athletes

Success for Team Mountain Fuel at Helvellyn Triathlon

Congratulations to #TeamMountainFuel runners at TriHard Events#HelvellynTriathlon Llewellyn Holmes 2nd, Gareth Huxley 1st v40 & 7th, Phil Wilson 8th, James Walker 10th and Sue Toppin 4th v40 & 9th female. Tough day out with some major headwinds but what a fantastic event

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Snowman Triathlon win for Llewellyn Holmes

Fantastic results for #TeamMountainFuel Llewellyn Holmes winning the Always Aim High Events Suunto Snowman Triathlon long and Steven Gregory 7th and 2nd in age cat in the Sprint… our new #GoFasterTriSuits are doing the job!

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Andi Mai – Trail and Ultra Runner

Age: 41 years Country: Germany, Saarland It all started 4 years ago, when a work colleague registered us at the Fishermansfriend Strongman Run. After that, the Tough Mudder followed, I quickly realized that running in off road is much more fun than just on the tarmac. I originally came from mountain biking, as a teenager…

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Kirsty Hall – Fell Runner / Mountain Runner

I love running on the fells and my club is Wharfedale Harriers. I’m the current British Open Fell Running Ladies & V40 champion (BOFRA). I was also privileged to qualify for Team GB and finished 3rd & we won team gold in the 2016 World Masters Mountain running championship in Sousa, Italy. My love of…

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Hardmoors 60 – Redemption

Kirk Hardwicks post on the Hardmoors 60… The void left in both my race calendar and self-esteem following a DNF at the Lakeland 100 required filling. I desperately needed some redemption after coming up short at Lakeland. The ‘mere’ act of finishing an ultra, any ultra, had become a prerequisite for my ongoing sanity. It…

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Hardmoors 60

Latest post from Matty Brennan, who has just completed the Hardmoors 60 – a 60 mile race from the Hardmoors Race Series, on the coast from Guisborough to Filey… This is probably a race that, all things considered, I shouldn’t have started. After pulling out of the Lakeland 50, I took myself to the doc,…

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Courmayer- Champex Lac- Chamonix CCC

Winding down the summer with the CCC seemed the right thing to do this year. 26th August 2016, 101km, 6100m of vert. I had very little agenda for this race as I’m inexperienced at running this kind of distance/vert in Europe and it was hot hot hot. GPS I didn’t use any gadgets, preferring to simply run…

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Dig Deep Ultra Tour of the Peak District

Sometimes you learn the most when things don’t go to plan. I had planned on doing the Lakeland 50 as a hard effort in the build up to the Trail World Championships in Portugal in October, but a cold in the 10 days prior to it put paid to my race. I ran to half…

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#VerticalMile World Record

* Since the publication of this story Paul Gray has also confirmed with the Guiness Book of Records that he has broken the vertical mile record in a fantastic time of 2hrs 16mins 5.13secs. Paul also managed to raise a fantastic £4197.77 for Orkney’s Blide Trust’s depression support charity. Post World Record Attempt Success – Completing the “Fastest…

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